ELOY — An Arizona City man was killed after he lost control and rolled the vehicle he was driving early Friday in Eloy and was ejected, police said.
The Eloy Police Department responded to a report of a single-vehicle rollover about 5:30 a.m. in the area of Sunland Gin Road and Houser Road.
Upon arrival officers discovered a vehicle rolled over. The ejected driver, identified as Peter Garcia of Arizona City, suffered significant trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Eloy Police Department Vehicular Crimes Unit investigated the scene and believe that speed, driver inattention and impairment are factors that caused the crash. Additionally, Garcia was not wearing a seat belt.
More details will be available once the investigation is complete.