SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A two-vehicle accident was reported Thursday afternoon on Interstate 5 near north Encinitas, according to California Highway Patrol.
The collision occurred on the southbound lanes north of La Costa Avenue and was first reported by CHP at 2:34 p.m.
Few details have been shared on the circumstances behind the event, but a black Honda Fit and a maroon Porsche were involved. Both vehicles were able to be moved to the right hand shoulder. CHP’s traffic incident page indicates around 8-9 other vehicles stopped in the center divider following the crash, but it was unclear whether or not they were impacted.
Shortly after 3:00 p.m., all vehicles were reported cleared to the shoulder and away from traffic.
A tow truck was en route for both the Honda and the Porsche, suggesting significant vehicle damage.
As of 3:25 p.m., CHP has not reported any serious injuries in the accident.
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