CHP Fatal Collision on State Route 98


chp badgeEL CENTRO – On September 28, 2014, at an unknown time. Party #1 out of Calexico, was driving a 2003 Toyota Rav4 and was traveling Eastbound on State Route 98 near mile marker 54.
For an unknown reason, the driver allowed the vehicle to drift off the main portion of the roadway and onto the south shoulder of State Route 98.
As a result, the vehicle drove up a raised dirt/sand embankment causing the vehicle to overturn.
The driver sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene at approximately 12:00 a.m. by emergency responders.
This collision is still under investigation.