A 21-year-old man was killed in a crash in Carlsbad early Saturday morning, officials confirmed.
According to the Carlsbad Police Department, the single-vehicle collision was reported to officers by a passerby just after 4 a.m. near the 2000-block of La Costa Avenue and El Camino Real.
When police and emergency crews arrived, they discovered a single victim inside the wreckage of a Toyota Camry. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
No others were injured in the crash. The victim’s name has not yet been released, but the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office said the young man is a resident of San Marcos.
Authorities said the investigation into the crash is ongoing. The collision, as far as police know right now, was not witnessed by anyone and the vehicle was found just off the roadway with significant damage.
Anyone with information on this fatal accident should contact the Carlsbad Police Department,