David C. Copley, the son of two newspaper moguls who led what
often seemed to be a difficult life in the spotlight and finally sold
his treasured San Diego Union-Tribune
in 2009, died last night at the
age of 60.
Copley died after a car accident near his home in La Jolla, the U-T reports
. He may have suffered a medical emergency that prompted a collision with a parked car.