SAN DIEGO, CA – Two car accidents happened close together on Interstate 8 in El Cajon on Tuesday afternoon, according to a report from CHP.
The accidents happened in the westbound lanes near El Cajon Boulevard at about 5:30 p.m. After the initial crash, a BMW struck two or three other cars to the south of the first scene.
Three lanes were blocked but authorities worked quickly to clear the accidents out of most of the travel lanes.
Two people reported minor injuries.
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