A fatal traffic accident was recorded on Tuesday morning on Route 3 at km 128 in San Jose department.
A doctor from Flores, the sole occupant of the vehicle, lost his life on site for causes still being established.
The event occurred at 7 a.m. when the rain was heavy.
Marcos Ernesto Lasso Scarpa, 42, was on his way from Montevideo to Flores.
Firefighters had to step in to rescue the body.