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3 hospitalized after two-vehicle crash in east Valley Center

Publish Date: 2023/05/08

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — Three people were hurt, two critically, last Thursday night due to a collision in east Valley Center, according to FOX 5 San Diego.

The California Highway Patrol said the wreck occurred in an area of Valley Center Road east of Thundernut Lane. It was first reported at around 9:00 p.m.

An early investigation indicates a 28-year-old man was behind the wheel of a Subaru BRZ heading westbound. At one point, for reasons still not specified, the Subaru ran off the north edge of the westbound lane, hit a rock embankment, and overturned. Its side was then hit by an eastbound Mercedes S500 driven by a 55-year-old woman.

The driver of the Subaru and his passenger, 27, were both rushed to Palomar Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

First responders also transported the driver of the Mercedes to Temecula Valley Hospital with injuries described as moderate.

The CHP continues to investigate, but impairment is not believed to be a factor in the accident. No charges have been reported as of this writing.

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