|20 year old ejected from car|
|Monday, 04 February 2013 10:29|
(20 year old suffers fatal injuries)…The California Highway Patrol says the victim was ejected from an over-turning vehicle.
The CHP says the driver was heading West on Interstate 8 Sunday. East of Dogwood Road the driver lost control of the vehicle and it traveled onto the dirt shoulder, where the vehicle began to roll. The driver was ejected from the over-turning vehicle. The vehicle came to rest on its wheels. The victim was found laying next to the vehicle. The Highway Patrol says the driver was unconscious and suffering major trauma. He was transported by air ambulance to Desert Regional Hospital in Palm Springs, where he was pronounced dead. The drivers name has not been released. The Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate the incident. They say alcohol may have been involved.