SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A 23-year-old man died Wednesday evening in a single-vehicle crash on California Highway 67 near Lakeside, according to Times of San Diego.
The fatal accident took place on the southbound lanes of SR-67 south of Foster Truck Trail at approximately 6;45 p.m.
California Highway Patrol said the young man was at the wheel of a 2014 Ford Focus heading south on SR-67 when he lost control of his vehicle, causing it to hit a curb, a rock, and then the guardrail.
The victim died at the scene.
An investigation was underway to determine why the driver lost control of his car. CHP said he had not been wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
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