1 killed in overturn crash on HWY 101 near Sonoma

July 1, 2012 1:26:19 PM PDT
One person was killed in a crash on U.S. Highway 101 in Marin County this morning, a California Patrol Officer said.

The crash was reported on northbound Highway 101 just south of the Sonoma County line at about 7:45 a.m., CHP Officer Scott Cakebread said.

The male driver and sole occupant of a vehicle apparently lost control and overturned, Cakebread said.

The driver was declared dead at the scene.

No other vehicles appeared to have been involved.

A Sig-alert was issued at 9:54 a.m. and traffic was backed up about two miles from the scene of the crash.