Publish Date: 2023/05/31
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — At least one person was hurt Wednesday afternoon due to a collision on Interstate 5 near San Diego’s Shelltown neighborhood, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on the northbound lanes of I-5, south of Exit 12 to Main Street and Division Street. CHP officers responded to the scene after receiving a call at about 3:05 p.m.
While the circumstances of the crash were not disclosed, two drivers in a green Honda Accord and a gold Honda Civic were involved.
By 4:24 p.m., authorities confirmed “minor injuries” in the crash, though it was unclear how many people were injured or whether they were transported to a hospital.
Both vehicles were able to be moved off the interstate and relocated to the intersection of Osborn Street and Division Street, suggesting no major property damage. Tow services were not immediately requested.
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