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Hit-and-run accident injures one person in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was injured in a hit-and-run accident that sent a vehicle off the road on Interstate 8 in El Cajon on Tuesday afternoon.

According to CHP, a vehicle flew off the freeway and overturned multiple times after being hit by another car in the westbound lanes of I-8 near North Magnolia Avenue at about 2:45 p.m. The car was not visible from the freeway.

The driver was extricated from the vehicle and was, thankfully, only minorly injured.

The at-fault driver had already fled the scene when emergency crews arrived. A description of their vehicle was not available.

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Ross Jurewitz

RossRoss Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.

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