Man Dies in Multi-Car Crash on Interstate 5 [Carlsbad, CA]
23-Year-Old Hyundai Driver Killed in Rollover Collision near Tamarack Avenue
CARLSBAD, CA (April 6, 2021) – Sunday morning, a 23-year-old man was killed in a multi-car crash on Interstate 5, near Tamarack Avenue.
The accident occurred around 4:45 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. Dispatchers responded after receiving reports about a flipped over vehicle on the roadway.
Officers say the 23-year-old driver of a Hyundai spun out, re-entered the road, and came to a stop. Amidst the chaos, the driver was eventually ejected from the vehicle.
Shortly after, a Volkswagen Passat and a Honda struck the Hyundai. A 64-year-old man was driving the Volkswagen, and an 18-year-old male driver was operating the Honda.
The drivers of the Volkswagen and the Honda suffered minor injuries and are expected to be okay. However, the Hyundai driver was pronounced dead on scene.
No further information has been released at this time. Although, an active investigation is still underway.
Once available, more details will be provided.
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