Suspected drunk driver hits Caltrans worker on I-5

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SAN DIEGO — A suspected drunk driver hit a Caltrans worker in a vehicle at a construction site on Interstate 5 in San Diego overnight.

The crash happened around 1 a.m. Thursday near La Jolla Parkway.

Police found the driver attempting to run from his vehicle, which had crashed down an embankment. He was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI.

The worker is expected to be okay.