ESCONDIDO, Calif. – A crash on the Center Divide of I-15 southbound near Gopher Canyon Road in Escondido has caused significant traffic congestion on Friday morning.
According to Total Traffic San Diego, the collision occurred around 6:05 a.m. The accident has resulted in stopped traffic stretching back to the 76/Pala Road interchange.
Crash Center Divide in #Escondido on I-15 SB approaching Gopher Cyn Rd, stopped traffic back to 76/Pala Rd #SDtraffic https://t.co/m44DG45MF1
— TTWN San Diego (@TotalTrafficSD) May 19, 2023
Details about the crash, including the number of vehicles involved and any injuries, have not been released at this time.
Motorists were advised to avoid the area and seek alternative routes if possible while emergency crews work to clear the roadway.
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