SAN YSIDRO, CA – A Naval Base soldier has been identified as the individual killed in the car accident that took place near the U.S.-Mexico border this weekend, the Times of San Diego reports.
Authorities say 27-year-old Michael Pleasants was driving southbound on Interstate 5 when his sedan veered off the road, crashing into a concrete divider on the freeway. He died at the scene of the crash, which took place around 2 a.m. on Sunday
Pleasants was a petty officer second class that was assigned to the personnel unit at Naval Base San Diego.
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