SAN DIEGO, CO – A major collision in the Hillcrest area caused delays for commuters on Thursday afternoon.
According to a report by Total Traffic San Diego, the incident occurred at about 12:35 p.m. in the southbound lane so SR-163, just before 6th Avenue.
— TTWN San Diego (@TotalTrafficSD) October 20, 2022
The circumstances surrounding the crash are unavailable at this time. However, at least one lane was closed as a result, causing traffic delays going back to I-8.
Our team will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any updates as they are made available to the public.
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