One dead in multi-vehicle crash on I-8

EL CAJON (CNS) – A person was killed in a multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 8 in El Cajon Thursday night.

The collision occurred on the freeway’s westbound lanes near El Cajon Boulevard around 9:20 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

U-T San Diego quoted a Heartland Fire dispatcher as saying the victim was struck after getting out of one of the crashed vehicles.

Three other people were hospitalized, the website reported.

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