RANCHO SANTA FE, Calif. — Firefighters helped to recover a car after it drove off the highway and crashed into an embankment Tuesday.
Rancho Santa Fe Fire District said it happened at Del Dios Highway and El Camino del Norte. Two people were inside the car when it rolled 30 feet down into the embankment.
They both managed to pull themselves out of the car after the crash and were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Firefighters posted pictures of the rescue effort to Instagram.
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Earlier today, E264 and E261 along with M264 responded to the report of a vehicle over the side of the road at Del Dios Highway and El Camino del Norte. They arrived to find a vehicle approximately 30 ft down an embankment. Both passengers were able to self-extricate and were transported to the hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries. CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the accident.