Collision reported on state Route 78 near San Pasqual Road

SAN DIEGO - One person was killed following a head-on collision on state Route 78 near San Pasqual Road.

The collision between a Ford truck and a Toyota Scion happened just after 4 p.m. near the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

According to San Diego police, the Scion's 32-year-old male driver was traveling on eastbound SR-78 when he lost control and collided with the truck on the westbound side.

The crash has prompted the closure of SR-78 in both directions.


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