Marine Killed in Mission Valley Crash
On Saturday, an active-duty Marine was killed in a crash on Interstate 8 and Mission Valley. At least three other people were sent to area hospitals for treatment of injuries. The wreck happened before 5:00 a.m. According to ABC Channel 10 News, a black sedan crashed into an embankment. At least one person was ejected from a vehicle.
The identity of the Marine hasn’t been released. Two people were taken to Rady Children’s Hospital, and another person was taken to Scripps Mercy Hospital. The westbound lanes of I-8 were closed for hours while crews worked the scene. Other than a sedan hitting an embankment, very little information on the cause of this crash has been released. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members and friends of the Marine. We also wish speedy and full recoveries to the people who were injured in this crash.