LIVERMORE (CBS SF) — A boy who died in a collision on I-580 Monday in Livermore was identified by the Alameda County coroner’s bureau as 12-year-old Manteca resident Carlos Alberto Garcia.
The boy from San Joaquin County was ejected from a Chevrolet Tahoe after it collided with a big-rig on Interstate Highway 580 near Airway Boulevard around 1:20 p.m., California Highway Patrol officials said Wednesday.READ MORE: Fawn Fire Update: 'I See My Life Gone'; Intentionally Set Blaze Burns Homes; Thousands Forced To Evacuate
The Chevrolet was traveling west on the freeway when it collided with the big-rig and overturned. As the SUV rolled over, Carlos and another child were ejected from it. Carlos died at the scene.READ MORE: 'Highway Slingshot Shooter' Fires Ball Bearings at Windows Along San Jose's Guadalupe Freeway
The other child suffered major injuries, CHP officials said. The driver of the big-rig was uninjured.
CHP officers are investigating the cause of the collision.MORE NEWS: 3 East Bay School Districts Go All-In on Student Vaccine Mandates
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