SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities were on the scene of a fatal car versus tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 15 in Bonsall on Thursday morning.
According to CHP, a vehicle crashed into the back of a tractor-trailer in the southbound lanes near Old Highway 395 at about 9 a.m. The car was wedged all the way underneath the trailer and crushed by the larger vehicle.
Police have confirmed that at least one person was killed in the accident.
Authorities stated that one right lane would be closed for an extended time.
The cause of the accident is unclear.
We will update this story when more information becomes available.
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