Breaking News!!: Cajon Pass, CA: Multiple vehicle crash along southbound Interstate 15.
A multiple vehicle crash occurred along southbound Interstate 15 in the Cajon Pass, California.
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At least 19 vehicles were involved in the crash, leaving 35 people injured and prompted the closure of all southbound lanes.
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Most of the victims with moderate to minor injuries, and the majority of the patients declined to be transported to a hospital.
Investigators say weather was a contributing factor to the crash as visibility was poor in the area due to heavy fog.
At least 2 southbound lanes have reopened as crews are continuing to work on cleaning up and removing the crash.
Motorists are being asked to use alternate routes.