Authorities identify man killed in crash near airport

Local
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAN DIEGO — Authorities publicly identified the man who was killed Wednesday in a crash near San Diego International Airport.

Brent James Sturgeon, 30, of Spring Valley was driving westbound on North Harbor Drive around 10:30 a.m. when he lost control while trying to pass a pickup truck and crashed into its rear end, the San Diego County Medical Examiner said. Sturgeon’s Subaru sedan hit a pole on the center median and skidded about 50 yards away before coming to a rest on the eastbound lane.

Witnesses tried to save Sturgeon by performing CPR and firefighters arrived to help, but he died at the scene, police said.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Most Popular Stories

Latest News

More News