ELK GROVE (CBS13) — Investigators are looking into what caused a deadly crash in Elk Grove early Wednesday morning.
California Highway Patrol says a driver veered off the on-ramp to Interstate 5 from Laguna Boulevard around 5:30 a.m. The car rolled over several times before coming to a rest on its side.READ MORE: Updates: Major Storm System Arrives In Sacramento Area
The driver suffered fatal injuries in the crash, CHP says.READ MORE: Ironman California 2021 Triathlon Canceled Due To Safety Concerns Brought On By Powerful Storm
On Thursday, the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office identified the driver killed as 31-year-old Sacramento resident Yerzahi Bentacourt.MORE NEWS: Will There Be Major Flooding In Sacramento? What You Can Expect From Sunday’s Storm
Officers say the driver wasn’t wearing a seatbelt and they also believe DUI may have been a factor.