SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The driver of a big rig died after the vehicle overturned and crashed in the area of Del Paso Road and I-5 Thursday morning, Sacramento police confirmed.
A CBS13 photographer on the scene said the truck cab and trailer were upside down. The crash forced a road closure in the area for several hours.READ MORE: On Anniversary Of Roe V. Wade, Governor Newsom And First Partner Siebel Newsom Affirm California’s Commitment To Reproductive Freedom
The driver of the big rig has been identified as Baljot Singh Badyal, a 35-year-old from Sacramento. Badyal did not survive the collision and passed away Thursday.READ MORE: Carjacking in Stockton Park District Friday Evening
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Governor Newsom Statement On Death Of Elk Grove Police Officer
No further information has been provided by the police.