Man dies after crashing car into semi-truck

The accident occurred on Palm Avenue in Palm City
Posted at 10:22 AM, Oct 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-15 13:42:39-04

A 35-year-old motorist was killed Saturday morning when his vehicle crashed into a parked semi-truck in Palm City.

The motorist, driving a gray 2003 Acura, was going westbound a little before 3 a.m. in the 2500 block of Palm Avenue when he struck the big rig trailer parked along the north curb line, facing westbound, according to Officer Tony Martinez of the San Diego Police Department.

The motorist was pronounced dead at the scene, Martinez said.