Driver killed when car crashes into parked big rig

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SAN DIEGO – A 35-year-old motorist was killed Saturday┬ámorning when his vehicle rear-ended a parked big rig in Palm City.

The driver, driving a gray 2003 Acura, was going westbound a little before 3 a.m. in the 2500 block of Palm Avenue when he struck the big rig trailer parked along the north curb line, facing westbound, according to Officer Tony Martinez of the San Diego Police Department.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, Martinez said.