Fatal accident near San Mateo Bridge

August 8, 2008 7:29:54 AM PDT
One person died after crashing into an unoccupied electrician truck in a parking lot near the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported just after 6:30 p.m. near the toll plaza of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, also known as state Highway 92, CHP Officer Aaron Quistad said.

A preliminary investigation indicates the victim crashed a Toyota Prius into the parked electrician truck, according to Quistad. The Prius sustained major front-end damage.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. No other injuries were reported, Quistad said.