SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was transported to the hospital after the crash that closed an offramp on I-5 near Balboa Park on Thursday morning.
According to Fox News San Diego, a driver lost control while exiting from I-5 south at Perishing Drive around 5:30 a.m. The driver flipped his vehicle and a second car hit a wall after swerving to avoid the overturned car.
The driver of the rolled car was transported to the hospital after being evaluated at the scene. He was alert and talking to medics.
The second driver sustained minor injuries from her airbag.
The blocked ramp was reopened about two hours after the accident.
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