Driver dies after pickup truck crashes into tree off Interstate 805 in Chula Vista

Posted at 12:26 PM, May 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-10 15:26:42-04

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - A driver was killed after veering off Interstate 805 and crashing into a tree.

The California Highway Patrol said the crash happened at around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday on the southbound side of I-805 near Orange Avenue.

Witnesses told the CHP a white pickup truck was seen weaving in and out of traffic before swerving off the freeway and slamming into a tree on the side of the road.

The unidentified driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported.