SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The driver of a big rig died after the vehicle overturned and crashed in the area of Del Paso Road and I-5 Thursday morning, Sacramento police confirmed.
A CBS13 photographer on the scene said the truck cab and trailer were upside down. The crash forced a road closure in the area for several hours.READ MORE: Smoking Solution? California Bill Would Eliminate Litter Left Behind By Smokers
The driver of the big rig has been identified as Baljot Singh Badyal, a 35-year-old from Sacramento. Badyal did not survive the collision and passed away Thursday.READ MORE: Elk Grove Horse Rescue Robbed Over The Weekend
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Homeless Shelter Proposed Next To Children’s Receiving Home Of Sacramento
No further information has been provided by the police.