One person extricated after E. Alvarado accident
Patient was transported with life-threatening injuries
Last updated 11/19/2021 at 8:59am
A person driving a truck struck a utility pole this morning in the 200 block of East Alvarado and had to be extricated by North County Fire, according to NCFPD PIO John Choi. The call came in at 6:59 am and the driver was extricated at 7:18 am and transported with life-threatening injuries. San Diego County Sheriff's department was handling traffic at the scene as the traffic was reduced to one lane.
The pole was severed but not down. Both SDGE and the phone company have been notified, according to Choi.