Motorist found dead near Carmel Valley and Del Mar

By City News Service

Authorities released the name today of a 35-year-old man found dead in a crumpled car on an embankment alongside Interstate 5 in the C

armel Valley


California Highway Patrol officers discovered the body of Joe Nevarez of Oceanside on the east side of the freeway, just north of Del Mar Heights Road, about 7:30 a.m. Monday, the Medical Examiner’s Office reported.

Investigators believe the fatal accident involved only one vehicle and occurred early Sunday morning, according to the county agency.