December 25, 2011 (Ramona)—Nelson Edward “Mac” MacWilliams, 54, has been identified by the Medical Examiner’s office as the driver who died December 20 in a rollover accident on Wildcat Canyon Road in Lakeside. RamonaPatch.com reports that MacWilliams worked in Congressman Duncan Hunter’s El Cajon office, handling military and veterans’ issues.
“He will be missed, and my thoughts and prayers are with his family,” Rep. Hunter said, Patch.com reported. MacWilliams, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, resided in Ramona.
According to the California Highway Patrol, he was the sold occupant and driver of a Ford pickup truck traveling south on Wildcat Canyon Road near Muth Valley Road when he struck a raised curb on the shoulder and rolled over onto the northbound side of the highway. Death was confirmed at the scene.