SAN DIEGO, CA — A truck collided with a center divider Thursday afternoon on Interstate 8 near San Diego’s Mission Valley East neighborhood, reports the California Highway Patrol.
The crash happened on the eastbound interstate near Interstate 805 and was first reported by the CHP at 4:06 p.m.
According to the CHP traffic incident log, the truck experienced a blowout on the roadway just prior to striking the divider.
It remains unclear at this time whether the driver or anyone else was injured.
No further details have been made available as of this writing.
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