SUV Involved in Deadly Crash on 5 Freeway in San Clemente
SAN CLEMENTE, CA (March 7, 2019) – At least one person was killed following a car accident Thursday morning in San Clemente.
The fatal crash happened around 6:37 a.m. on southbound 5 Freeway at Cristianitos Road off-ramp.
According to an initial dispatch, a white SUV hit an unknown object in the slow lane of 5 Freeway. Soon after, officers arrived at the scene. Police stated the car was on the right hand shoulder and a fatal victim was located.
The name, age and town of residence of the victim were not immediately available pending next of kin notification.
A SigAlert was issued in the area, blocking two lanes of southbound 5 Freeway while officers and crews worked on the scene.
No additional information was provided at this time. We will continue to update this post as new details are released.
We would like to share our comfort and well-wishes to the family and friends of the victim. At times like this, we hope they find peace and strength.
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