Publish Date: 2023/07/14
SAN DIEGO, CA — A multi-vehicle accident Friday afternoon left multiple lanes blocked on Interstate 5 near San Diego’s Mission Bay area, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The collision took place on the southbound side of I-5, north of Exit 21 to Sea World Drive, or Tecolote Road. It was first reported by the CHP shortly after 3:30 p.m.
While it is unclear what led up to the wreck, three passenger cars were involved. In the immediate aftermath, one car was blocking the center lane, and the other two vehicles were reported on the right shoulder.
Officials have not confirmed any major injuries as of this writing, but an ambulance and at least two tow trucks were called to the area.
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