Publish Date: 2022/01/16
SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities responded to a car accident on I-8 that was leading to traffic delays and closures near I-805 this afternoon, according to Caltrans San Diego.
The WB I-8 connector to NB/SB I-805 is closed due to a traffic collision.
— Caltrans San Diego (@SDCaltrans) January 16, 2022
The crash happened in the Mission Valley East area on the connector between westbound I-8 and northbound and southbound I-805 at around 12:40 p.m.
The connector was closed to traffic as authorities worked the collision.
By 12:58 p.m., the roadway was reopened.
It is unclear at this point what led to the crash or if anyone was hurt as a result.
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