A Santa Rosa man was killed Saturday in Sonoma County following a
single-vehicle crash, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The identity of the 62-year-old man has not been released.
The CHP responded around 6:36 p.m. to the intersection of Arnold
Drive and Verano Avenue after a report of a vehicle crashing into a power
Investigators said the driver was unresponsive when emergencies
Emergency had to wait for PG&E to arrive at the scene, because
power lines and transformer oil were covering the vehicle after the crash,
according to the CHP.
After PG&E cleared the power lines, emergency crews determined the
driver had died.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.