On December 6, 2016 at 9:19 a.m., 3 Fire Companies and 1 Chief Officer responded to a report of a vehicle accident at Linda Vista Drive and Main Street in the City of Daly City.
Upon arrival, firefighters found a vehicle that had driven through a fence and into the Pacifica Gas and Electric yard, going down an embankment and rolling over. Due to the severe damage to the vehicle, fire companies had to use rescue tools to extricate the victim from the vehicle and simultaneously firefighter paramedics implemented advance life support protocols and intervention techniques, however the elderly male victim did not survive the incident.
The incident was mitigated in approximately one hour and there were no other passengers, nor any other vehicles involved.
The accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.