1 Injured in La Mesa Car Crash on 8 Freeway near Severin Drive
La Mesa, California (August 25, 2021) – At least one person was injured in a car crash that occurred in La Mesa on Tuesday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened along the westbound lanes of Interstate 8 Freeway near Severin Drive at about 4:45 p.m. August 24.
The officers who responded to the incident recovered five vehicles at the scene of the accident. However, the events leading up to the collision were not immediately established.
As per the CHP incident logs, at least one person was injured in the accident and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California
- Always stop and remain at the scene.
- Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
- Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
- Call 911 to report the accident.
- Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
- Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.
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