SAN DIEGO, CA – One lane was blocked for an extended period after a traffic collision on State Route 78 in the Vista area on Sunday afternoon.
According to Caltrans San Diego, an accident was reported in the eastbound lanes of SR-78 at Melrose Drive at about 7 p.m.
Authorities arranged for a Sigalert to be issued after assessing the scene and predicting a lengthy closure.
The lane was not reopened until after 8:30 p.m.
There is no word on injuries.
EB SR-78 at Melrose, right lane blocked, sigalert issued, due to a traffic collision.
— Caltrans San Diego (@SDCaltrans) March 21, 2021
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