Publish Date: 2022/01/16
LA MESA, CA – A driver was killed in a rollover crash that may have involved reckless driving on I-8 in La Mesa yesterday evening, according to information from the Times of San Diego.
The crash happened on westbound I-8 near Severin Drive at about 7 p.m., and involved multiple vehicles.
According to witness testimony, one driver had been operating his vehicle at a high rate of speed and in a reckless fashion just before the crash. His car went onto an embankment, then overturned.
The victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Multiple lanes of traffic were blocked as a result of the collision.
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