Hit-and-run involving Border Patrol
September 19, 2019
SAN DIEGO – At least one person was injured late Thursday afternoon in a collision involving a U.S. Border Patrol vehicle on state Route 905 in Otay Mesa.
The accident took place about 5:00 PM on the westbound side of the freeway, west of Caliente Ave., according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred after agents tried to pull over a car whose driver refused to yield and then crashed into a Border Patrol SUV and another vehicle, reports say.
Details on injuries that resulted from the collision were not immediately available.
Authorities shut down all but one of the westbound lanes in the area to allow for investigation and cleanup.
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