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CHP investigating fatal traffic incident near El Cajon

Posted at 7:01 AM, Jul 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-19 10:36:45-04

EL CAJON (CNS) - The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal traffic collision in the 13500 block of Piping Rock Lane near El Cajon, authorities said today.

At least one person has died, according to a dispatcher with the California Highway Patrol's Border Communications Center.

The agency was notified of the crash by Heartland Fire & Rescue at 9:45 p.m. Saturday.

CHP investigators were still on scene at 12:15 a.m. El Cajon police did not respond to the incident, as it occurred outside the city's boundaries, an El Cajon Police Department dispatcher said.

The cause was under investigation.