Sacto 9-1-1
October 24, 2012
Sacramento man who died in crash wasn't wearing seat belt

A Sacramento man who died in a single-car accident Friday was not wearing a seat belt, said California Highway Patrol officers.

Anthony Garcia, 21, was driving his 2005 Toyota Tundra westbound on Interstate 80 at 5:52 p.m Friday when he lost control of the vehicle while trying to exit onto Madison Avenue. The vehicle hit a metal guardrail. The impact caused the driver's-side door to open and Garcia was thrown from the car.

Garcia was transported to Mercy San Juan Hospital, where he died.


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