Driver plunges to death off Pismo Beach cliff

July 10, 2013

shell beachA man died Tuesday evening after driving off a cliff in Pismo Beach. [KCOY]

The driver crashed his car around 6 p.m. Tuesday near the Best Western Shelter Cove Lodge in Pismo Beach. He was the only person inside the vehicle.

Cal Fire officials discovered the car partially submerged, and first responders performed CPR after extracting him from the vehicle, but the driver did not survive.

The Pismo Beach Police Department also responded to the fatal crash and has yet to identify the body. The driver is believed to be in his 30s or 40s.