SAN DIEGO, CA – An elderly person was transported to the hospital after a car accident on State Route 78 in Vista on Thursday morning.
According to CHP, the accident happened near Mar Vista Drive at about 11 a.m. A black truck crashed with a grey sedan, disabling the sedan in a righthand lane.
One person inside the grey sedan, described as elderly, busted their head open in the crash. An ambulance was called which transported the victim to an area hospital. The injuries were not considered life-threatening.
The right lane was reopened about half an hour after the crash.
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