SAN DIEGO, CA — A multi-vehicle accident Sunday night closed all northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near San Diego’s Palm City neighborhood, reports FOX 5 San Diego.
Crews with the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department were called to the scene on the northbound interstate near the South Bay Drive-In, shortly after 6:30 p.m.
It was not immediately clear what caused the crash, but all northbound lanes blocked as firefighters, medics, and police worked the scene.
By 8:30 p.m., about two hours later, the accident had been cleared and all lanes were reopened to normal traffic.
As of this writing, authorities have not disclosed any details indicating potential injuries or fatalities.
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