Sacto 9-1-1
July 25, 2010
Coroner identifies man killed in accident in Isleton

By Bill Lindelof

Sacramento County coroner's deputies today have released the name of a man who died when his car went into the Mokelumne River.

He was identified as Joseph Chi Lam, 18, of Sacramento.

The accident occurred shortly before 4:19 p.m. Sunday on Brannan Island Road at State Route 12 near the B&W Marina in Isleton, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The car was not pulled out of the water until just before 10 p.m., CHP Officer Michael Bradley said.

Call The Bee's Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.

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