Fatal Car Crash on I-8 In Alpine
July 9, 2017. The Tavern Road on-ramp to eastbound I-8 was closed at noon and remained closed for about 45 minutes as emergency crews worked to investigate and clear the scene. One person was killed in a crash between a passenger car and a semi-trailer on eastbound Interstate 8 authorities said. Few details of the crash were immediately available, but the individual who died was an occupant of a black BMW.