The name of a driver killed Thursday when his vehicle hit a tree in Sacramento has been released by the Sacramento County Coroner's Office.
He was identified as Roberto Meza Ayon, 59, of Winton.
The motorist was apparently traveling east on the Capital City Freeway about 7 a.m. on a wet roadway. Ayon's vehicle ended up near the westbound side in the center divider.
Ayon's vehicle hit a tree in the divider, backing traffic up in the commute on the westbound side of the freeway.