Fatal One Car Crash in San Marcos
Earlier this week, there was a fatal one-vehicle crash in San Marcos. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened in the westbound lanes of SR-78, just east of Twin Oaks Valley Road, at about 8:30 p.m. For currently unknown reasons, a 2017 Dodge Challenger veered left and hit a metal signpost beside the roadway. The vehicle then swerved, overturned and caught fire.
When first responders arrived, they found the driver was trapped in the wreckage. That person was pronounced dead on the scene. Authorities have not released his identity. At this time, there has been no word on the cause of the crash, which is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement officials.