SAN DIEGO, CA – Alcohol was a factor in a three-vehicle accident in the South Bay area on Friday morning, according to the CHP incident log.
A red Ford F-150 was swerving through lanes on I-5 south directly prior to a crash with a black Toyota Tundra and another vehicle near Coronado Avenue at about 3:10 p.m.
The driver of the red pickup truck was transported to UCSD Hospital with minor injuries. The driver was also suspected of DUI which was confirmed by a blood test at the hospital.
The lane in the accident area was blocked for about an hour.
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