By CHP Contra Costa
Monday morning, Jan. 25, 2021 at about 7:58 am, Contra Costa CHP was advised of a solo overturned vehicle crash on Hwy-4 eastbound, just east of Loveridge Road in Pittsburg. Upon emergency personnel and CHP arrival, it was determined that a solo black Nissan Ultima had overturned along the right shoulder area and the driver (41-year-old male from Sacramento) had been ejected from the Nissan and sustained fatal injuries. The solo male driver was pronounced deceased at the scene by medical personnel. The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Coroner’s Office will be handling the release of his identity.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol or drugs were a factor in this collision, but it is still under investigation. If anyone witnessed this collision or the events leading up to it and have not spoken yet with CHP, please contact Contra Costa CHP in Martinez, (925) 646-4980.