Driver killed after careening off bridge on Loop 410, police say

Crash occurred around 9 p.m. near South W.W. White Road

A man in his 30s is dead after he crashed his vehicle on Loop 410 on the city’s Southeast Side late Thursday night, San Antonio police said.

SAN ANTONIO – A man in his 30s is dead after he crashed his vehicle on Loop 410 on the city’s Southeast Side late Thursday night, San Antonio police said.

The crash happened around 9 p.m. on Loop 410 near South W.W. White Road.

According to police, the man was in a pickup truck traveling northbound on Loop 410 when, for an unknown reason, he struck the left curb and guardrail and then went off a bridge over South W.W. White Road.

Police said the truck landed between the eastbound and westbound lanes of the road and slid across the westbound lanes before crashing against a concrete support pillar. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the man killed has not been released, pending notification to next of kin.

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

No other vehicles were involved in the crash, police said.


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