Fatal Crash on SR 78 in San Marcos
Last week, there was a fatal crash on State Route 78 in San Marcos. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the wreck happened in the eastbound lanes of the roadway, just east of San Marcos Boulevard, at about 6:15 a.m. on Thursday morning. Initial reports indicate that this was a one-vehicle crash. Apparently, a silver two-door vehicle left the roadway and came to stop about 20 feet down an embankment.
First responders rushed to the scene, where one person was pronounced dead. A portion of the roadway had to be closed as crews worked the scene. At this time, there has been no word on the cause of this crash, which is likely still under investigation with authorities.