SAN DIEGO, CA – One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash in San Diego on Friday.
According to Fox 5 San Diego, the crash occurred on Mission Gorge Road when an 85-year-old drive struck an oncoming car head-on. The driver of the first vehicle was transported to a local hospital where they died from their injuries. The driver of the second vehicle was also taken to a local hospital where they were treated for minor injuries.
No further information is available at this time. An investigation into the crash is ongoing.
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