SAN DIEGO, CA – Reckless driving on Interstate 5 on Wednesday afternoon led to a chain-reaction traffic collision, according to CHP.
After speeding and driving recklessly, a white truck crashed into the center divide on southbound I-5 near E Street at about 12:55 p.m. A second truck crashed into the first one, followed by two more vehicles.
The first crashed truck was jammed against the divide barrier and the woman inside was unable to open her door. The left lane was also being blocked by the crash.
Reports noted that an ambulance was called to the scene, but injuries have not been confirmed at this time.
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