Wet weather had been causing accidents all around the San Diego County area. California High Patrol stated that one of the accidents that occurred around 3:00 a.m. involved a semi-truck that had blocked several southbound lanes near Via De La Valle. Southbound lanes were closed off until authorities were able to clear the accident. The lanes were reopened hours later around 9:00 a.m.
Another accident occurred on Interstate 805 near Chula Vista where a semi-truck crashed into a California Highway Patrol vehicle resulting in two injured California High Patrol officers who were responding to an accident that had occurred earlier. The accident blocked the carpool lane for 3 hours according to authorities.
National City Police arrested a drunk driver that was responsible for flipping his car over on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5. Another accident involved a white mustang that had crashed into the center divide while driving southbound on I-5.
Police are advising drivers to be cautious of hazardous driving conditions, especially with potential flash-flood warings. If you have been involved in a car accident and not sure what to do, visit www.caraccidentattorneysandiego.net