SAN DIEGO, CA – According to the CHP incident log, a tractor-trailer accident injured at least one person in Interstate 8 in El Cajon on Monday morning.
A tractor-trailer crashed with a Toyota Scion, a black SUV, and a Mercedes in the westbound lanes of I-8 near Ribbonwood Road at about 11:30 a.m. The Scion was spun around and left facing the wrong way in the accident, while the two other cars and the truck came to rest on the righthand side of the road.
At least one person, a woman reported minor injuries in the accident. An ambulance responded to the scene to treat her, as well as any other victims of the accident.
One lane was blocked while the accident was cleared and tow trucks removed the vehicles.
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