Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Driver Killed In Nipomo After Car Goes Off Highway

caraccidentThe driver who died in an accident that happened in Nipomo early Sunday morning was a 62-year old man from Del Haven, New Jersey.  His name has not yet been released by the CHP.

At 7:30 a.m. the driver was headed southbound on Highway 101 at Willow Road when his Jeep and the boat he was towing drifted into the center divider and collided with the metal guardrail. The driver then turned right and collided with a guardrail on the west shoulder.

The boat detached and the Jeep overturned down a steep embankment. According to authorities, the man was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.