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Motorist killed in Rio Linda crash identified by coroner

A 23-year-old Citrus Heights man died early Monday morning after his vehicle overturned on Elkhorn Boulevard in Rio Linda.

The crash occurred about 3:40 a.m. Monday. Christopher Jacobson was driving a 2000 Jeep Cherokee westbound on Elkhorn Boulevard, west of 14th St. The vehicle left the roadway, traveled up an embankment and overturned, according to a California Highway Patrol news release. Jacobson, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.

CHP officials said it is not known whether drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy

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