A 21-year-old man killed Tuesday when he lost control of his vehicle at a high rate of speed and crashed at a historic schoolhouse has been identified by the Sacramento County coroner.
Elijah Nehemiah Riley of Elk Grove was the driver of a vehicle that crossed eight lanes of traffic on Bradshaw Road and crashed into a play structure at Edward Kelley Preschool. He died at the scene.
The cause of the 3 p.m. crash is under investigation, but it appears Riley "may have had a medical condition," a Sheriff's Department spokesman said at the time of the accident.
A 19-year-old male passenger was uninjured.
Riley was westbound on Lincoln Village Drive when he hit a traffic island, causing his car to cross Bradshaw, run up a side ramp of a building at the preschool, flip and crash into a play structure on the north side of the campus.