HOLTVILLE - A 50-year-old Brawley resident died after his vehicle rolled over on Interstate 8 just west of Highway 98 on Monday.

Filomeno Cajigas was driving a 2004 Ford 250 west on Interstate 8 around 5:30 p.m. when the vehicle's left front left front tire had a possible blowout and the vehicle traveled out of control toward the dirt center divider, according to a California Highway Patrol collision report.

Staff Writer Chelcey Adami can be reached at 760-337-3452 or cadami@ivpressonline.com

I covered the border and Calexico for two-and-a-half years but am now the courts and crime reporter. I studied journalism at the University of Texas at Austin and previously worked as a staff photographer in Austin, Dallas, Costa Rica and rural Oklahoma.

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