Driver killed after car plunges off SR-125 in Bonita

Posted at 9:38 AM, Jul 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-17 19:39:37-04

BONITA, Calif. (KGTV)--A driver was killed on State Route 125 after being ejected from his vehicle that plunged down an embankment, according to the California Highway Patrol. 

A 47-year-old Hispanic man was located approximately six feet away from his black Infiniti G35, which authorities said was transitioning to westbound State Route 54 when it fell 30 feet. 

A big rig driver found the wreck Monday morning and notified CHP. 

Traffic was temporarily shut down on the northbound SR-125 transition ramp to westbound SR-54 while police investigated the crash. 

Investigators are still trying to determine the date and time of the collision. 

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