2 drivers seriously injured in wrong-way freeway crash

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAN DIEGO — Two people were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries following a wrong-way crash on I-805 early Saturday, said police.

Around 3 a.m., a sedan was traveling the wrong direction on the southbound lanes of I-805 near the I-8 connector ramp when it crashed into an SUV.  A fire was ignited upon impact, according to the California Highway Patrol.

A third vehicle sustained minor injuries in the crash. The driver of that car suffered minor injuries.

Lanes on I-805 were closed as crews worked to clear the scene. All lanes were reopened by 7 a.m.

It was not immediately known why the driver was traveling the wrong way.

CHP is investigating the crash.

 

 

 

 

Most Popular Stories

Latest News

More News