Driver hits trees, dies in Elk Grove car wreck

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office identified a man who died in an early morning car wreck Saturday on Calvine Road in Elk Grove as Christopher Vo, 25, of Sacramento.

Just before 2 a.m. a caller reported a single-vehicle accident on the flat suburban thoroughfare, with three lanes in each direction divided by a landscaped center median.

Elk Grove Police officers found that a red Mazda MX6, traveling eastbound, was driven over the center median and hit several trees. The accident occurred on Calvine Road, east of its intersection with Cliffcrest Drive, the police department said in a news release.

Vo was dead at the scene, police said.

The collision is being investigated. Anyone with information is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Traffic Bureau at (916) 478-8148.

Call The Bee’s Hudson Sangree, (916) 321-1191.