Collision blocks multiple lanes along I-5
SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to block off two lanes on I-5 following a collision Thursday night.
According to Caltrans, the incident occurred shortly after 8:30 p.m within the northbound lanes of the interstate just south of the exit to Palomar Street.
NB I-5 south of Palomar St., two left lanes blocked due to a traffic collision.
— Caltrans San Diego (@SDCaltrans) December 4, 2020
Details regarding the cause of the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result have yet to be released to the public.
The two left lanes were shut down for about an hour, reopening by 9:30 p.m.
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