2 people injured in multiple-car crash on I-15

A driver was taken to a hospital after a multiple-car crash on SB I-15 near SR-56 on July 12, 2017.

SAN DIEGO – Two motorists suffered major injuries in a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 15 Wednesday that snarled traffic near Rancho Penasquitos.

The accident in the southbound lanes approaching state Route 56 was reported shortly after 9 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

A minivan and several other vehicles involved in the crash were blocking the three left lanes, which prompted authorities to issue a SigAlert.