SALTON SEA — A man was killed in a single-vehicle accident Monday night on Highway 86 northwest of here.
The identity and age had not been determined as of this morning. Imperial County Sheriff' Coroner's office had classified him as a "John Doe."
According to a press release, the man was traveling south on Highway 86 south of Monterey Avenue at a high speed around 9:30 p.m. The man then lost control of his vehicle on a curve and the vehicle veered into the dirt center divider, where it overturned several times, coming to rest in the northbound lanes.
The accident is under investigation.