One killed in crash on I-15 in Miramar area

15 Yellow Jeep Crash

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – One person was killed this afternoon when a vehicle veered off Interstate 15 in the Miramar area and crashed into a tree.

The victim died at the scene of the wreck, which occurred shortly after 4 p.m. on the southbound side of the freeway, south of Pomerado Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The accident forced a closure of two southbound lanes in the area into the late afternoon.

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