Man killed after being ejected in rollover crash on I-10 ID’d

Vehicle was traveling too fast while exiting highway, hit a curb, police say

One person is dead following a rollover crash on the city’s far East Side overnight, San Antonio police said.
One person is dead following a rollover crash on the city’s far East Side overnight, San Antonio police said.

SAN ANTONIO – One person is dead following a rollover crash on the city’s Northwest Side overnight, San Antonio police said.

The crash occurred around 12:30 a.m. in the 6200 block of Interstate 10.

According to police, the driver — who the Medical Examiner’s Office identified Wednesday as 29-year-old Julio Fernandez — was going too fast while exiting the highway, hit a curb, and then rolled the vehicle.

Police said Fernandez was ejected from the car as a result of the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all answered the call.

Authorities say no one else was hurt in the crash.


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