Driver killed after crashing into post in Chula Vista

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CHULA VISTA, Calif. – A driver in a speeding vehicle was killed and his passenger suffered serious injuries when their car drove through a red light in Chula Vista Sunday and hit a traffic signal.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Olympic Parkway and Windingwalk Street, the Chula Vista Police Department reported.

Officers dispatched to the location at 12:09 a.m. reported the driver, later identified as 21-year-old Devante Marquez Piverger of Chula Vista, died at the scene. His passenger was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

The Chula Vista Police Department asked anyone who saw the crash to call them at 619-691-5151.