Wrong-way driver crashes on SB I-805

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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.

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  • John Burke

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