SAN DIEGO - Traffic was snarled on Interstate 8 near San Diego State today after a crash involving several vehicles sent three people to the hospital, authorities said.
The crash on westbound I-8 at College Avenue was reported at 5:14 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. As many as eight vehicles and a motorcycle were involved, the agency reported on its website.
Paramedics took three people to Scripps Mercy Hospital, a San Diego fire-rescue dispatcher said.
All westbound lanes were closed for about an hour, causing a huge backup for morning commuters.