News


Man, 25, in fatal Skyline Boulevard crash identified

Victim identified as James Henry Power, 25

A 25-year-old man who died when his SUV crashed into a tree on Skyline Boulevard south of Portola Valley in San Mateo County early Thursday morning, May 19, has been identified as James Henry Power, according to the San Mateo Coroner's Office.

He was a resident of Los Altos, according to the coroner's office.

The California Highway Patrol responded at 3:58 a.m. Thursday to a report of a crash on Skyline Boulevard, also known as state Highway 35, south of Page Mill Road near the county border with Santa Clara County, CHP officials said.

Investigators determined a silver 2005 Nissan SUV traveling south went off the roadway and struck a tree. The driver, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed it is asked to call Officer J. Wakeman at (650) 369-6261.

— Bay City News Service

We can't do it without you.
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Be the first to know

Get the latest headlines sent straight to your inbox every day.

Rose International Market reopening soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 9 comments | 4,156 views

Eyes and the End of Life: Why Spend Time With the Dying?
By Aldis Petriceks | 2 comments | 1,652 views

Couples: Myth: You Can't Ask Your Partner to Change
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,357 views

Can Americans Be Green?
By Sherry Listgarten | 11 comments | 1,296 views

What should Menlo Park’s priorities be?
By Dana Hendrickson | 1 comment | 476 views