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Jeep Rollover Claims Local Man´s Life

A Tuolumne City man was killed early Saturday morning in a solo roll over accident on Highway 120 near Oakdale.

The Highway Patrol says 31 year-old Eugene Graham was traveling east on Highway 120 near Landcaster Road when he lost control of his Jeep Wrangler spun around hit an embankment and rolled.

CHP says Graham was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the Jeep.

He was pronounced dead at the scene around 1:30 a.m. Investigators say it not clear if alcohol was a contributing factor in the crash.

Eastbound Highway 120 was closed for an hour due to the accident.