City worker impaled by pole in his neck after crashing into fence dies
An employee with the City of San Antonio has died after he crashed into a fence Sunday afternoon.
Authorities were called to General McMullen and Castroville Road at about 2:30 p.m. for reports of an accident. When officers arrived, they found 23-year-old Jeffery Castillo with a pole stuck through his throat. Police said he lost control of the vehicle, crashed into a fence for 50 feet until a pole pierced through his neck. No other cars were involved and he was the only person in the vehicle, police said.
Castillo worked for the city's Parks and Rec Department.