Publish Date: 2023/08/09
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — Medics were called early Wednesday evening after a collision on Interstate 5 near Del Mar, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The wreck took place on the northbound lanes of I-5 at Exit 36 to Via De La Valle, near Del Mar Shopping Center. Dispatchers first received the call shortly before 5:07 p.m.
Officials have not said what caused the crash, but at least one vehicle came to rest in the center divider, and one female occupant was reported unconscious.
By 5:22 p.m., fire department crews had responded to the scene, blocking the far right lane.
The CHP has not confirmed the number of those injured or indicated the extent of injuries sustained.
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