San Diego

1 Rescued From Crashed Car off I-8: CHP

One person was rescued after their Prius crashed into a tree off Interstate 8 Thursday, California Highway Patrol (CHP) officials said. 

The crash happened at approximately 11:43 a.m. off westbound I-8 near Mollison in El Cajon, officials said. 

The Prius struck a tree off the freeway, trapping one passenger inside. It is unclear if other passengers were also in the car. 

Firefighters rushed to the scene, working to free the victim. 

It is unclear what injuries the victim suffered. 

No further details were available. 

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