SAN DIEGO, CA – An erratic driver crashed in the guardrail on State Route 125 then fled the scene on foot in El Cajon on Friday morning.
According to CHP, an “older model” white Mazda 3 sedan was northbound SR-125 near Grossmont College Drive at about 6:58 a.m. The driver was swerving in and out of his lane then spun out and crashed into the guardrail in the center divide.
The driver, a man, immediately got out of the car and fled the scene. The guardrail was damaged but the man did not appear injured.
When authorities arrived shortly after the crash, the vehicle was abandoned.
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