CHP: Man dies after losing control of, crashing car in North Highlands

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A man died after losing control of his car and hitting a light pole in North Highlands Thursday night, according to California Highway Patrol. 

The man, 40, was driving a Honda Ridgeline at a “high rate of speed” along Watt Avenue and Roseville Road around 10:30 p.m. when he lost control, hit a light pole and parking lot signs, rolled over and blocked part of a nearby drive-thru, according to CHP.

Officials say the man was ejected from the car as it rolled over. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation and no other information is currently known. 

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.