At least 1 injured in 18-wheeler rear-end accident | Jurewitz Law Group Injury & Accident Lawyers

At least 1 injured in 18-wheeler rear-end accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – According to the California Highway Patrol, a vehicle and 18-wheeler collision has occurred this afternoon. The incident was reported at around 1:15 p.m. on Interstate 8 and La Posta Road. A motorist in a small vehicle rear-ended an 18-wheeler and damaged his car. The vehicle’s exact damage is unknown, but it had to be moved off the road as it was blocking traffic.

The driver of the smaller vehicle was severely injured. An ambulance was called to the scene, and emergency responders found that the individual was breathing and only semi-responsive. It’s unclear if the driver in the 18-wheeler was injured.

Police is currently investigating the situation, and our team will update you when we learn more.

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