2 Injured in Crash on Interstate 8 Near 70th Street
Wrong-Way Driver Causes La Mesa Accident
La Mesa, CA (March 26, 2020) – Two people were injured in a wrong-way crash in La Mesa. The accident occurred at around midnight on March 26 on Interstate 8.
A Ford SUV was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 8, near 70th Street. Moments later, the vehicle collided head-on with a BMW. Both drivers were trapped inside their vehicles. The SUV caught fire. The SUV’s 28-year-old driver and the BMW’s 45-year-old driver were both hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.