A driver was killed early Wednesday when he was ejected from a sport utility vehicle that went airborne just before an overpass along Highway 49 in Grass Valley and landed near the intersection of Idaho-Maryland and Scandling Avenue.
The name of the driver has been not released.
Public Information Officer Marc Morrison talks about the 12:35 a.m. accident.
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Firefighters found the driver in bushes several hundred feet from the demolished car. He was flown to Sutter Roseville Medical Center where was pronounced dead.