10.26.2021 | 11:46 PM | COSTA MESA – A man was killed when his vehicle collided with a jersey barrier at the end of a freeway on ramp, late Tuesday night.
The crash was reported at the end of the Bristol Street on ramp to the northbound I-405 Freeway shortly after 11:45 PM.
When units arrived on scene they located a red 1992 Volvo 240 that was impaled by a jersey barrier with a male victim trapped inside.
Firefighter paramedics worked to free the injured man before transporting him to an area hospital.
The man was later pronounced deceased, according to radio traffic and a California Highway Patrol incident log.
Officers are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash including whether speed or alcohol might have been involved.