SAN DIEGO, CA – A tractor-trailer crashed with multiple vehicles including a pickup truck and trailer on State Route 67 in Poway on Tuesday afternoon, according to CHP.
The tractor-trailer collided with the pickup truck, which was pulling a trailer with multiple horses, near Poway Road a few minutes after 1 p.m. Several more vehicles became involved after the initial impact.
Both lanes were blocked by the accident, and the tractor-trailer began leaking diesel onto the roadway. All northbound traffic was turned around at Scripps Poway Parkway while workers called for a sand truck and sweeper to address the spill.
It is unknown at this time if anyone was injured.
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