Caltrans Employee Killed in Crash
Early Tuesday morning, a veteran Caltrans employee died in a one-car crash on Interstate 8. According to NBC San Diego News Channel Seven, 54-year-old Oscar Vargas of Chula Vista, died after losing control of his department pickup truck in the early morning hours. For currently unknown reasons, the vehicle crashed into an embankment. Vargas died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the wreck.
At this time, there’s no word on how this 29-year Caltrans veteran lost control of the vehicle. Vargas was a transportation civil engineer in Caltrans District 11. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members, friends and colleagues of Oscar Vargas.