SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was airlifted from the scene of an accident on State Route 94 in the El Cajon area on Tuesday afternoon.
According to CHP, the accident happened in the westbound lanes near SR-188 at about 4:50 p.m.
After being assessed at the scene, the victim was taken by medevac helicopter to Sharp Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. Authorities also order a blood test to confirm their suspicion that alcohol or drugs were factors in the car accident.
The westbound lanes were completely blocked for over an hour on Tuesday.
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