Thousands of car enthusiasts converge on local mall

ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- About 2,500 car enthusiasts gathered at the Westfield North County Mall in Escondido late Tuesday.

The event, known as Krispy Kreme Tuesday, brings local car enthusiast together across Southern California.  According to the group’s facebook page, the location is announced 30 minutes prior to the event.

Although nobody was reported injured, Escondido police, California Highway Patrol and San Diego police all responded to the parking lot, located at 272 E. Via Rancho Parkway, to clear the gathering.

Police at the scene were unable to confirm whether there were any citations or if anyone was arrested.