LA MESA, CA -Three people were sent to the hospital as the immediate result of a multi-vehicle wrong-way crash on a La Mesa freeway early Wednesday morning
According to KGTV, the accident occurred at about 4:30 a.m. along State Route 125 near the Grossmont Boulevard intersection.
Investigators with the CHP believe a Honda Accord crashed into a Toyota SUV along the roadway before the driver responsible for the crash left his disabled vehicle, fleeing on foot.
A short time later, several vehicles came upon the crash at a high rate of speed and collided with the totaled vehicles in the roadway. At least three motorists involved in the second collision were hospitalized with unknown injuries.
No identifying information with regard to the wrong-way driver has been made available at this time.
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