SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A two-vehicle accident was reported Friday afternoon on Interstate 8 in northwest La Mesa, according to California Highway Patrol.
The collision occurred on the westbound lanes east of Lake Murray Boulevard and 70th Street. It was first reported by CHP at 3:34 p.m.
Details are limited at this time, but authorities said a white Ford Expedition SUV and a white Toyota Prius were involved. Both vehicles came to rest on the right hand shoulder, and at least one vehicle was smoking as a result of the crash.
An ambulance was requested at the scene, suggesting likely injuries to at least one person, though no further details have been shared as of this writing.
CHP indicated a tow truck was en route for the Toyota, which had its airbags deployed and sustained major fender damage.
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