Publish Date: 2021/08/23
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A 16-year-old boy died early Saturday morning in a single-car crash that seriously injured three other teenage passengers in El Cajon, according to CBS8.
The accident happened on Navajo Road at the Fletcher Parkway intersection at approximately 2:10 a.m.
The young driver was at the wheel of Honda going eastbound at high speed on Navajo Road when he lost control of the car, causing it to hit a traffic light pole, according to El Cajon police.
Officers and medics arrived to find the driver had died at the scene.
Three other teenage passengers were transported to local hospitals with serious injuries. Their conditions have not been disclosed.
An investigation into the crash remained active as of Monday afternoon.
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