SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A two-vehicle crash involving a semi-truck was reported Friday afternoon on Interstate 8 in central El Cajon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on the eastbound interstate just west of Mollison Avenue, shortly before 2:55 p.m.
Officials have not released details regarding the circumstances behind the wreck, but a yellow big rig and a white Ford SUV were involved. Both vehicles came to rest on the right shoulder and were not believed to be blocking traffic lanes.
It was unclear whether anyone was injured, but both an ambulance and tow crews were requested at the scene.
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