Publish Date: 2023/02/01
SAN DIEGO, CA – According to FOX5 News, one person was injured in a head-on accident that took place in East County on Tuesday night.
Authorities say the collision took place around 10:45 p.m. near the intersection of Mission Gorge Road and Mission Vista Drive. An 83-year-old female driver of a 1996 Ford Crown Victoria was traveling west on Mission Gorge while a 22-year-old female driver of a 2010 Honda Civic was heading east on the same road, attempting to turn left onto Mission Vista. The driver of the Honda reportedly turned in front of the Ford, and the vehicles collided head-on.
First responders say the driver of the Ford sustained a fractured left femur, right ankle, and sternum in the impact, and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
No other details have been released at this time. We will update this post as further information becomes available.
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