SAN MARCOS–A driver was fatally injured early Wednesday morning when his pickup truck slammed into a brick wall in San Marcos, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department reports.
Deputies responded at approximately 2:56 a.m. to a report of black Dodge Dakota pickup truck which collided into a brick wall that was positioned in the center median on N. Las Posas Road, south of the intersection of Avenida Azul, in the city of San Marcos.
The vehicle was traveling northbound on North Las Posas Road when the vehicle left the roadway colliding with the brick wall. The 68-year-old adult male driver, who was the solo occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead on scene, deputies said.
It is unknown if alcohol and/or drugs were a factor in the collision. The San Marcos Traffic Division is handling the investigation.