Chula Vista, CA – Fatal Multi-Car Crash Claims One Life on I-5 S near Palomar St
Chula Vista, CA (November 27, 2023) – On Monday night, November 27th, tragedy occurred in Chula Vista with a multi-car collision on southbound I-5, leading to the loss of at least one life, as reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Around 10:36 p.m. near Palomar Street, a stalled car in the middle lanes triggered a chain reaction crash involving at least eight vehicles. The impact was severe, with one sedan split in half and rendered unrecognizable. Emergency responders were on the scene, but sadly, one person lost their life. The victim’s identity is pending notification to their family by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office. In response, a Sig Alert closed the left three lanes of southbound I-5 for a thorough investigation by officers.
As investigations continue, our thoughts are with the victims, and we extend heartfelt condolences to their families.