Hit-and-run accident leads to pileup on I-15
SAN DIEGO, CA – Cars were backed-up on Interstate 15 in Temecula after a large pileup on Friday afternoon, according to CHP.
An initial traffic collision was reported on 1-15 north between a green pickup truck and a silver Lexus sedan near West Valley Parkway at about 4:05 p.m. One of the the vehicles ended up on the righthand side but the second car was blocking a travel lane. In about ten minutes, two more vehicles had become involved in the crash, spreading debris over the lanes and stopping traffic.
The responsible party fled the scene.
Thankfully, no one was injured in the hit-and-run accident.
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