Following his release early Monday from a San Diego jail after being arrested on a charge of felony spousal assault with injury, Junior Seau later drove his SUV off a cliff today.
CBS 8 in San Diego reports of the crash:
Seau drove his vehicle off a cliff in Carlsbad. A witness told News 8 that he was seen driving about 70 miles per hour and made no attempt to brake or slow down.
The ASSOCIATED PRESS reports the drop from the roadside cliff to the beach was approximately 30 feet.
San Diego 6 reports the SUV crash took place, “near Interstate 5 and Palomar Airport Road.”
On if drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash, Carlsbad police Lt. Kelly Cain told the NORTH COUNTY TIMES, “At this point, it doesn’t appear that there was any of that involved.”