LAKESIDE, CA – A wrong-way crash in the Lakeside area on Sunday night left four people injured, KGTV reports.
The collision occurred around 11:30 p.m. when a Toyota SUV was heading in the wrong direction on SR-67 near Mapleview Street and slammed head-on into another vehicle.
Three people in the vehicle that was hit were pinned as a result of the crash. Crews used the Jaws of Life to extricate those individuals. In total, four people were sent to area hospitalized with unspecified injuries.
It is unclear at this time if any charges will be filed in connection to the incident. Our team will update this blog as any new information comes to light.
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