EL CAJO, California – A 20-year-old man was seriously injured when his pickup truck overturned in a canal after a minibus struck back at Interstate 8 in El Cajon, authorities said Friday.
The accident took place on Thursday evening at 4 p.m. Around 50, west of I-8, near First Street, said FFF Christine of the California Highway Patrol.
Christine said a 64-year-old Boulevard man who was driving a Chevrolet Astrovan in 1994 could not slow down when drivers braked in front of him. Hanging man. ,
The impact caused the pickup truck to travel north-west along the perimeter of the road and then through a perimeter fence into a concrete flood canal, where it stops on its roof.
Christine said the driver of the pickup truck was taken to Sharp Memorial Hospital for treatment of major injuries. The driver of the minibus was slightly injured and medical assistance was provided on the spot.
They do not believe that drunkenness was the cause of the accident, said Christine.
– City News service