At least one person killed in high speed Vista crash

VISTA (KUSI) – At least one person was killed Sunday morning when a speeding vehicle flew off the Escondido (15) Freeway in Vista and went down an embankment.

The crash was reported just before 5 a.m. on the Escondido Freeway at Camino del Rey, according to the California Highway Patrol.

A witness told the CHP the small vehicle was moving at 120 mph when it went from Lane No. 1 across the freeway and off the road, the CHP said.

Someone may have been ejected from the vehicle, the CHP said.

Further details were not available.

Categories: Local San Diego News, Traffic & Accidents