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At least one dead after car tumbles down La Mesa hill

Posted at 5:31 PM, Feb 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-04 08:50:24-05

LA MESA, Calif. (KGTV) -- A woman died Monday night after a car tumbled down an embankment in La Mesa.

According to California Highway Patrol, the crash happened on the 4800 block of La Cruz Drive around 3:49 p.m.

Authorities confirmed that a couple was driving along the road when the car drove over the hill. The female passenger died while the man was taken to the hospital in unknown condition.

Video from the scene shows the car down a steep hill near a home.

Watch video of the scene in the player below: