SANTA CLARA COUNTY (CBS SF) — A man who died after his car careened 150 feet off a cliff in unincorporated Santa Clara County on Friday has been identified by authorities.

The driver was identified as 58-year-old Felton resident Christopher Chambers, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office.

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The crash was reported around 8 a.m. Friday on northbound state Highway 17 just north of Hebard Road in the Lexington Hills community, the California Highway Patrol said.

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Chambers’ car fell about 150 feet from the roadway, according to the CHP.

The crash impacted northbound traffic on Highway 17 as authorities shut down lanes to investigate the incident.

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