Driver dies after hitting traffic signal in Chula Vista

Crash occurred at Olympic Pkwy., Windingwalk St.
Posted at 10:13 AM, Jun 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-19 13:13:16-04

A speeding motorist was killed and his passenger suffered serious injuries when their car drove through a red light in Chula Vista Sunday and struck a traffic signal.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Olympic Parkway and Windingwalk Street, the Chula Vista Police Department reported.

Officers dispatched to the location at 12:09 a.m. reported the motorist died at the scene. His passenger was rushed to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The Chula Vista Police Department asked anyone who saw the crash to call them at 619-691-5151.