SAN DIEGO, CA — A two-vehicle collision late Tuesday afternoon closed a center lane on Interstate 5 near SeaWorld San Diego, according to California Highway Patrol.
The crash took place on the southbound interstate north of Sea World Drive and was first reported by CHP shortly before 3:30 p.m.
It was not immediately clear what led up to the accident, but a silver Honda Accord and a gray Toyota pickup truck were involved. The Honda came to rest in the roadway, blocking lane #3, while the Toyota blocked the right hand shoulder.
By 3:39 p.m., the scene was completely cleared to the shoulder and away from traffic lanes.
As of this writing, CHP has not disclosed whether anyone was injured, but both vehicles were reported damaged.
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