Publish Date: 2023/09/13
SAN DIEGO, CA — A crash involving a pedestrian was reported Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 5 in San Diego’s Barrio Logan neighborhood, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The incident was reported on the northbound side of I-5, just north of Cesar E. Chavez Parkway. Dispatchers first received the call shortly before 3:13 p.m.
Authorities have not disclosed a full report of the circumstances, but the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page indicates a person was walking northbound in the highway’s center divider. It is not immediately clear how the pedestrian was impacted.
By 3:33 p.m., first responders had arrived on the scene, leaving lane #1 blocked.
At least one ambulance was requested at the scene, though the CHP has not confirmed the number of people injured or the severity of their conditions.
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