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Police investigating what caused pickup to fly off elevated South Side roadway

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are at a loss attempting to clarify what caused a driver to lose management on an elevated freeway entry street and crash, sending his pickup plummeting onto the railroad tracks beneath.

They obtained a name concerning the crash simply earlier than 5:30 a.m. Thursday and located injury to the guardrail of the SE Loop 410 entry street close to S. Presa Street. Then they seen the truck beneath, laying on its roof on the railroad tracks beneath that elevated street.

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1 lifeless after automobile rolls off Loop 410 onto prepare tracks beneath on South Side, police say

When officers reached the overturned automobile, they found that the person inside it was lifeless.

Based on the injury on the scene, it seems the pickup broke by means of the guardrail earlier than tumbling and hitting the embankment no less than as soon as on its manner down.

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Police weren’t certain straight away what went flawed on the street.

Police spent hours investigating the crash scene from each above and beneath the freeway. (KSAT 12 News)

Members of SAPD’s Traffic Investigations Division spent fairly some time accumulating proof on the scene.

During the investigation, all railroad site visitors in that space was introduced to a halt.

A prepare may very well be seen sitting on the tracks a couple of half mile down the street.

Police weren’t in a position to provide any details about the motive force straight away.

They say it is going to be up to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office to establish him.

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