|Roseville Police Department||1051 Junction Blvd.|
Roseville, CA 95678
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #14-8|
|Subject :||Traffic fatality on Industrial Avenue|
|Contact :||Dee Dee Gunther, Police Public Information Officer (916)257-1942|
|At 6:30 a.m. Sunday, June 22, Roseville Police and Roseville Fire personnel responded to a report of a vehicle that had crashed into a tree along Industrial Avenue south of Blue Oaks Boulevard. The driver, a male in his sixties, was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is being withheld pending notification of his family.|
The reporting party didn't witness the collision, but it appears that the man was driving his gray Isuzu SUV southbound on Industrial Avenue when, for unknown reasons, he lost control, went off the roadway and collided with a large oak tree.
Industrial Avenue will be closed between Packard Drive and Galilee Road for the next several hours for the investigation, which is being conducted by Roseville Police Department's Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation Team.
Anyone who saw the collision or has information that could help with the investigation is asked to call the Roseville Police Department at (916)774-5000 extension 1, option 2.