SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY (CBS13) – A person died after crashing into a slough near Stockton early Wednesday morning.
California Highway Patrol says, a little before 12:30 a.m., a car that was heading westbound on Lower Jones Road drifted off the road just north of Whiskey Slough.READ MORE: Experts: California Lacked Safeguards For Gun Owner Info
Exactly what prompted the driver to drift off the road is unclear, but the vehicle ended up overturned in the water.READ MORE: Fourth of July Celebrations Will Cost You More This Year, But How Much?
Manteca Fire water rescue crew responded to the scene and found one person dead.MORE NEWS: Highway 50 Back Open, I-80 Still Closed In Sierra Ahead Of July 4 Weekend
The name of the person has not been released at this point in the investigation.