DEL MAR, Calif. (June 8, 2018) — A driver rear-ended another motorist at high speed causing a multi-vehicle collision on the northbound Interstate 5 Freeway, just south of Via De La Valle, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The five or six-vehicle crash took place about 12:52 p.m. this afternoon near the Del Mar Racetrack. One of the vehicles overturned in the crash and a Nissan Altima caught on fire. The vehicles involved included a white Nissan Rogue, a black Honda sedan, a silver Yukon SUV, a grey Honda Pilot, The CHP report stated that airbags deployed in all vehicles involved in the collision and a SigAlert was issued due to at least three lanes being blocked.
San Diego Accident Investigation
Police are investigating this collision and reviewing evidence. At this time we do not know the facts, but it appears that one of the drivers may have been distracted or speeding. A police report determining fault is pending.
We offer our prayers to all those affected by this crash.
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