SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A 53-year-old Vista man died late Monday night after a multi-car crash on Jamacha Boulevard near Spring Valley, FOX 5 San Diego reports.
California Highway Patrol said the accident took place east of San Diego Street at approximately 9:30 p.m.
The man was at the wheel of a 2010 Nissan Versa heading west on Jamacha Boulevard when his vehicle traveled into the eastbound lanes and struck a Toyota Corolla head-on. The impact caused the Nissan to spin out and eject the driver, while the Toyota crashed into a parked 1994 Honda Accord.
The Vista man was pronounced deceased at the scene, confirmed authorities.
The driver of the Toyota was transported to Scripps Mercy Hospital with serious injuries.
An investigation was underway to determine whether alcohol or drugs were involved.
A stretch of Jamacha Boulevard east of San Diego was shut down for four hours following the crash.
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