San Luis Obispo woman killed in crash
June 28, 2016
Shortly before 5 a.m., 44-year-old Nathan Martin of San Luis Obispo was driving a 2003 Saab southbound when he collided with the rear wheels of a semi-truck that was crossing lanes after entering the highway. Officers freed both Martin and his passenger, who was pronounced dead at the scene, from the Saab.
CHP officials are not releasing the woman’s name pending notification of her next of kin.
Emergency personnel transported Martin to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center where he is being treated for major injuries.
The driver of the semi-truck, a 29-year-old man from Florida, was not injured. The CHP is investigating the collision and has not yet determined which driver was at fault.