LAKESIDE, CA – According to East County Magazine, one person was killed and another person was injured in a crash on Wildcat Canyon Road in Lakeside on Sunday.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly before 4:30 p.m. just north of Muth Valley Road when a driver of a BMW 325i swerved off the road and struck a nearby tree. The vehicle came to a stop in a ditch, where one passenger managed to escape before the vehicle went up in flames.
The driver of the vehicle was killed in the accident and pronounced dead at the scene, while the passenger who escaped reportedly sustained moderate injuries.
No other details are available at this time.
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