SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was taken to the hospital after a propane truck overturned in Oceanside on Wednesday, afternoon, according to CHP.
A propane truck overturned in the 19900 block of Elfin Forest Road at bout 2:30 p.m. The truck was leaking fuel onto the roadway after the crash.
The road was shut down from Harmony Grove Road while emergency crews and a hazmat team worked to clear the scene.
The driver was taken to Palomar Medical Center in Escondido for treatment of minor injuries.
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