DE LUZ, CA – One person was seriously injured in a rollover crash near De Luz yesterday morning, according to a report by Fox 5 San Diego.
The accident happened on Carancho Road, near De Luz Road, before 6:40 a.m.
The victim drove off the roadway and their vehicle turned over. The accident sparked a brush fire that grew to encompass about 50 feet before firefighters extinguished it.
The victim was helped by another motorist who arrived at the scene of the accident soon afterward, who helped drive them to a location with better cellphone reception.
The victim was taken to the hospital by ground ambulance when an airlift was not possible due to weather restrictions.
The victim’s identity has not yet been released.
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