Driver survives after slamming SUV under big rig trailer

SAN DIEGO - A driver only suffered minor injuries after slamming into a semi-truck in Clairemont Monday afternoon, according to police.

A semi-truck was making a U-turn on Clairemont Drive near Chippewa Court around 12:40 p.m. when the crash happened, according to San Diego police.

The driver was pulled from the crumpled gray Hyundai SUV and taken to a hospital, police said.  The truck driver was uninjured.

Roads throughout San Diego were slick due to a series of winter storms moving through the county.


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