The driver who died after he crashed into an oncoming fuel tanker on Friars Road in Mission Valley was identified Monday.
Officials said 19-year-old Hunter Lee Harris had been exiting northbound Interstate 15 onto westbound Friars Road at a high rate of speed when he lost control Sunday.
The ramp was wet from recent rain and Harris' car spun out and slid across Friars Road, colliding with a tanker heading eastbound, San Diego police said.Harris was pronounced dead at the scene.Friars Road was closed in both directions following the crash Sunday. The roadway was reopened shortly before 3 p.m. The curving offramp from northbound Interstate 15 to westbound Friars Road was also closed due to the investigation, according to the California Highway Patrol.