SAN DIEGO, CA – A taxi driver was injured in a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 5 near the Torrey Pines State Reserve on Monday morning.
According to the CHP incident log, the driver was headed south on I-5 when their white vehicle struck the center divide on I-5 north of I-805 at bout 3:40 a.m. The vehicle was blocking the left lane.
The driver of a vehicle was reportedly injured in the accident but an update on their condition was not available. It is unclear whether other people were in the vehicle.
The accident happened in a difficult area for emergency crews to safely access. Authorities set up a traffic break to move the car to the righthand side and clear the scene.
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