A woman was killed in a single-car traffic accident in Paso Robles early Friday.
While traveling south on Spring Street, the driver hit at least one parked vehicle for unknown reasons, according to a news release from the Paso Robles Police Department. Then the vehicle struck a curb and rolled onto its driver's side, fatally injuring the driver.
A Paso Robles police officer discovered the wrecked vehicle at the intersection of Third and Spring streets around 1:15 a.m. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
There were no passengers involved or other people injured in the incident, police said.
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The driver is not being identified until her next of kin have been notified. Police do not yet know whether alcohol or drugs were a factor in the collision.
Paso Robles police plan to conduct a follow-up investigation with coroner investigators from the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office. Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to call the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464.