SAN DIEGO, CA — A two-vehicle accident was reported Friday afternoon on Interstate 15 in north San Diego’s Miramar area, according to California Highway Patrol.
The collision occurred on the southbound lanes south of Miramar Way and was first reported by CHP at 12:37 p.m.
It was unclear what led up to the crash, but an older blue Mercedes SUV and a dark gray Toyota Prius were involved. Both vehicles came to rest in the center divider and were blocking the far left lane, presenting a traffic hazard. Authorities said the SUV was seen facing the wrong way.
An ambulance was en route to the scene, suggesting likely injuries to at least one person.
By 12:40 p.m., a tow crew had arrived on the scene to begin moving the scene.
No further details were made available.
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