San Diego I-805: Multi-vehicle crash snarls afternoon commute

Posted at 4:07 PM, Jun 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-16 19:15:34-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- A multi-vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 805 caused a nightmare traffic back up Friday ahead of the afternoon commute.

The incident was reported at around 2:33 p.m. just south of Imperial Avenue near the I-805 on ramp, according to California Highway Patrol logs.

Images from the scene show up to six vehicles, including a semi truck, were involved in the crash.

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There are no known injuries reported at this time but emergency crews were on the scene.

It's unknown what caused the pile up.

The wreck caused a back up on southbound I-805 that stretched north of Mission Valley.

According to CHP logs, all lanes were cleared just before 4 p.m. but the commute remains very slow from Mira Mesa Boulevard into the South Bay.

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