1 Injured Following Traffic Accident on Interstate 8 in El Cajon, CA
One person sustained injuries after a collision that happened on Interstate 8 on Thursday afternoon. The crash took place just east of First Street in El Cajon.
According to reports, a 2001 Toyota Tacoma was headed west on I-8 Freeway, June 17. For unknown reasons, a 1994 Chevrolet Astrovan collided into the back of the pickup truck.
When paramedics arrived at the scene, they found the Tacoma careened away from the highway. The truck hit a fence and rolled into a canal on the side of the roadway. The collision left the pickup truck flipped upside down.
The driver of the Tacoma sustained major injuries as a result of the wreck. Paramedics had to transport the man to a nearby hospital for further treatment.
Meanwhile, the driver of Astrovan, 64, sustained minor injuries.