One Man Dead After Toyota Crashes Down 35 foot Embankment


MYERS FLAT, Ca., (KIEM)- A young man is dead after his Toyota 4Runner plunged down a 35 foot embankment north of Myers Flat.

It happened just after 10:00 a.m. According to California Highway Patrol the Toyota crossed the yellow center line on State Route 254 north.

They would drift completely off the road… crashing in to several trees. The driver was the vehicle’s sole occupant.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers don’t know yet if drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash; the victim’s identity will be released after next of kin are notified.