Big Bear, Ca, August 19, 2011, 9:30am – At approximately 7:04am on August 19th, California Highway Patrol received a report of a vehicle going over the side of the road on Highway 330. A witness told CHP that before going over the side the vehicle was weaving on the road. Emergency personnel responded with fire crews repelling down to the vehicle. Paramedics declared the driver deceased at 8:10am. Due to the accident, northbound Highway 330 was closed, while southbound remained open. The identity of the driver has not yet been released.
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