SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver fled the scene after hitting a car on Interstate 5 in Del Mar on Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The suspect struck a red Cadillac SUV with his vehicle in the northbound lanes near Via De La Valle just before 3 p.m.
The victim, who called 911, reported that after the accident, the hit-and-run driver seemed to get nervous and took off in.
The victim was able to get a picture of the suspect’s vehicle but a description of the car was not released.
No one was injured in the accident.
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