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El Centro man dies Saturday

(21 year old suffers fatal injuries)…It was reported at 7:18 in the morning of July 4th.

Supervising Deputy Coroner Sergeant Eric Frazier was called to the scene at La Brucherie Road, just North of Jaspar Road. Investigators say the vehicle went out of control and crashed into a canal upside down, trapping the driver inside. La Brucherie was closed temporarily while attempts to rescue the man were underway. Frazier said the driver, 21-year-old Daniel Garcia of El Centro, suffered fatal injuries. An Autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death. The California Highway Patrol continues to investigate.