3 Vehicles Involved in Escondido Crash

Four people were involved in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday night in Escondido, according to fire officials.

Just after 8:30 p.m., three vehicles crashed on San Pasqual Valley Road at Bandy Canyon Road, near San Pasqual Academy.

San Pasqual Valley Road was closed for about an hour, bringing traffic to a standstill.

Officials said an SUV flipped over, causing a chain reaction crash.

Crews rescued a cat from the overturned SUV, according to police. Another cat is still missing.

There is no word on the extent of injuries or what caused the SUV to overturn.

Check back for updates.

Editor's Note: NBC 7 initially reported information from fire officials that six vehicles were involved and seven people were injured. Police have since updated this information to three vehicles and four people. We regret the error.

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