Publish Date: 2022/01/28
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A multi-vehicle accident late Friday afternoon blocked a left lane on Interstate 5 near the Leucadia area in north Encinitas, according to California Highway Patrol.
The crash happened on the southbound lanes north of La Costa Avenue and was first reported by CHP at 4:24 p.m.
It was not immediately clear what led up to the wreck, but authorities said five vehicles were involved, and all came to rest in the center divider, partially blocking the fast lane.
As of this writing, no further updates have been shared regarding any serious injuries.
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