Becoming familiar with SAFE 5-1-1 Mobile Call Boxes
Last updated 10/29/2009 at Noon
SAN DIEGO — With the holidays right around the corner and more congestion expected on area roadways, San Diego motorists should be aware they can protect themselves by using the toll-free “5-1-1 for Roadside Assistance” service, operated by the San Diego Service Authority for Freeway Emergencies (SAFE) Mobile Call Box Program.
Motorists driving on San Diego County freeways/highways can place a toll-free call to 5-1-1 on their cell phone when in need of non-emergency roadside assistance while remaining in the safety of their vehicle.
In addition, the program operates in conjunction w...