SAN DIEGO CO., CA – Rush-hour commuters in the Chula Vista area faced significant delays following crash on I-5 this morning.
According to Total Traffic San Diego, the accident happened at about 8:50 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the freeway near the exit to Palm Avenue.
— TTWN San Diego (@TotalTrafficSD) August 11, 2022
The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least two lanes were closed as a result, causing traffic delays for some time afterward.
We do not know at this time if anyone was injured in the crash. Our team will update this blog with the latest information as it is made available to the public.
The minutes, days, and weeks following a traffic accident are crucial should you decide to pursue financial compensation. If you are not injured, the first thing you should do is pull to the side of the road. Begin to collect evidence and contact local authorities to write an official crash report and to assess anyone who suffered injuries in the wreck. Next, you should exchange contact information with any other people involved. You should also gather as much evidence from the scene as possible; this includes videos and photos. Finally, contact the San Diego car accident lawyers at HHJ Trial Attorneys to determine if you could be eligible for compensation. We can be reached via our online contact form or by phone at 1-888-50-LAWFIRM.