Authorities have identified Guadalupe Velasque as the victim of an accident that occurred August 4 around 3:00 in the morning. Velasque’s Chevrolet Suburban left the I-5 near San Onofre Beach. The car left the road and the driver was thrown from the vehicle, a Nissan Rogue. Another vehicle hit the Suburban moments later, according to reports. Velasque was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders.

Although authorities do not believe the accident was a case of driving under the influence, the incident is currently under investigation.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim in this difficult time.

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