Publish Date: 2021/12/02
SAN DIEGO, CA — One person was killed early Thursday in a two-vehicle wreck involving a semi-truck on Interstate 15 in San Diego’s Rancho Bernardo area, according to ABC 10 News.
The collision took place on the northbound interstate near Pomerado Road shortly before 2:30 a.m.
According to California Highway Patrol, an SUV collided with the back of a commercial semi-truck and erupted in flames.
Authorities said the driver of the semi tried to extinguish the fire in the SUV but was unable to do so.
Shortly after fire crews arrived and doused the flames, the driver of the SUV was pronounced deceased at the scene.
No injuries to the semi driver were reported, and no further information has been released at this time.
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