Deadly Wrong Way Crash in Lakeside
On Thursday night, one person was killed and two people were injured in a wrong-way crash in Lakeside. According to ABC News Channel 10, the incident happened on an exit ramp from eastbound Interstate 8 to Los Coches Road, just after 8:00 p.m. Apparently, a 22-year-old driver was going the wrong way in an Infiniti on the ramp and slammed head-on into a jeep.
The driver of the Infiniti was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and died as a result of her injuries. No information has been released about the other two victims’ injuries or their current conditions. Initial investigations suspected drunk driving, but the cause of the crash is likely still under investigation with the California Highway Patrol.