Person dies in crash on Highway 101 in Paso Robles

A person died Wednesday night after driving off Highway 101 in Paso Robles, veering onto railroad tracks and being ejected from the vehicle. [KSBY]

The single-car crash occurred at about 9:15 p.m. near the Spring Street offramp. No one else suffered injuries as a result of the crash.

Authorities have yet to identify the victim. It is unclear what caused the individual to drive off the highway.

CHP officers temporarily closed the Spring Street off-ramp following the fatal crash.