Man Pinned after Two-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 15 near Scripps Poway Parkway
POWAY, CA (December 3, 2019) – A man suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 15, early Tuesday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 1:00 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a pickup truck slammed into the back of a military vehicle near Scripps Poway Parkway.
Emergency responders had to pull the injured driver from inside the wrecked pickup truck. It took San Diego Fire-Rescue firefighters several minutes to remove the crushed windshield and cut open the driver’s side door.
A ground ambulance rushed the driver to a hospital with major injuries. Updates on the victim’s current condition remain undisclosed.
CHP officials continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
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