Wrong-way driver crashes on SB I-805
CHULA VISTA, Calif. — A wrong-way driver led law enforcement officers on a chase on Interstate 805 today, crashed in Chula Vista and ran off.
The driver was spotted heading northbound in the southbound lanes near Telegraph Canyon Road shortly before 6:30 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
Chula Vista police were not far behind as the driver crashed the Honda Accord into at least one other vehicle near H Street, the CHP said. The suspect then ran from the vehicle and ran off, leaving a passenger behind.
One southbound lane was blocked at H Street, according to Caltrans.
Check back for updates on this developing story.