Publish Date: 2023/08/16
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A hit-and-run driver was involved in a rollover crash early Wednesday on Interstate 5 in National City, reports ABC10 News.
The vehicle overturned on the southbound lanes of I-5 near 8th Street, at about 1:30 p.m.
It was unclear what led up to the crash, but witnesses told the California Highway Patrol that a vehicle rolled onto its side and its driver fled the scene on foot. Some time later, the driver reportedly returned to the crash site.
In the aftermath of the wreck, multiple other drivers worked together to block off a span of the interstate before authorities arrived.
About 30 minutes later, tow crews had removed the vehicle.
No major injuries were reported following the event.
An investigation was underway.
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