SAN DIEGO, CA — A single-car crash was reported Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 8 in San Diego’s Mission Valley East area, according to California Highway Patrol.
The accident occurred on the westbound lanes near Interstate 805 and was first reported by CHP at 3:17 p.m.
According to the CHP traffic incident report, an older male driver struck an attenuator along the right shoulder, as well as the center divider, before his vehicle came to rest in a nearby gore point.
It was not immediately clear whether the man was seriously hurt, but the crash left the car smoking with major front-end damage.
A tow truck was en route to the scene.
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