MANTECA (CBS13) — Authorities believe a man suffered some sort of fatal medical incident before he crashed in Manteca early Friday morning.
Manteca police say, around 1:30 a.m., the Ceres man was driving down N. Main Street when he had the medical incident. He then veered off the road and crashed into some trees near Northgate Drive.READ MORE: Pigcasso: Pot-Bellied Pig Produces Award-Winning Art In Mokelumne Hill
An off-duty paramedic saw the crash and rushed to help, but police say the man was soon pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: ‘Just Want To Bring Him Home’: Family Continues Search For Teen After Crash Into Winters Creek
The name of the man, who was in his 70s, has not been released at this point.MORE NEWS: Amador County Father Details Moments Family Was Forced To Flee River As Electra Fire Sparked
Exactly what kind of medical incident the man suffered before the crash is unclear.