NEWARK -- A man killed in a solo-vehicle crash Friday on Mowry Avenue was identified by the Alameda County Coroner as 51-year-old David Norsworthy.

Norsworthy, of Alameda, was killed after his car crossed several lanes of traffic Friday evening around 6 p.m. and careened down an embankment near NewPark Mall.

He was transported to a hospital where he later died.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation. No one else was injured.

The crash closed Mowry Avenue and the Mowry offramp of Interstate Highway 880 while police cleared the scene.

Check back for updates.

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