February 22, 2014- Eight days after a crash, a Sacramento man dies from an injury that was caused by a tire smashing through his windshield. The accident occurred on Friday, February 14th.
The driver was 31 year old Kyle Hubbard. He was driving north on Interstate 5, when a wheel came off a tractor trailer vehicle that was traveling in the southbound lanes. The tire flew across the freeway’s divide and went through Hubbard’s window. There was a passenger in his car, but they were not hurt.
The CHP reported that Kyle received major head trauma, and passed away in the hospital on Saturday.
The collision is still under investigation.