OCEANSIDE–A driver who collided into a tree in Vista on February 8 has died from his injuries, the Oceanside Police Department said.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as 37-year-old Eric Daub of Oceanside.
On February 8, at approximately shortly after 2 a.m., Oceanside police responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a single vehicle into a tree on Melrose between Meadowbrook and Sagewood in Oceanside. Officers and paramedics arrived to find Daub in the driver seat of a Subaru Impreza, unconscious, with severe head injury.
Traffic investigators said the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed and lost control while traveling northbound on Melrose.
The investigation is still ongoing as to if another vehicle may have been involved in a speed contest with Daub. Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to call Accident Investigator Guevara at (760) 435-4068.