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Car trapped under big rig on I-805 near Sweetwater Road

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NATIONAL CITY (CBS 8/CNS) - A crash involving a car and a big rig prompted the closure Wednesday of two lanes of southbound Interstate 805 in National City, the California Highway Patrol reported.

The crash happened just after 7:30 a.m. on Interstate 805 near Sweetwater Road, according to the CHP. A silver Toyota Avalon reportedly became trapped under the back of the semi.

The car's driver was extricated from the vehicle and taken to a hospital, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. There is no word yet on the condition of the driver.

Two of the highway's southbound lanes were closed around the location of the crash, the CHP said.

The accident is under investigation.

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