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1 dead, 3 hurt in San Diego big-rig crash

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say a driver has died after smashing into a jack-knifed big-rig blocking a San Diego County freeway.

U-T San Diego says three others were injured in the Sunday morning crash on Interstate 805 in San Diego.

Authorities the 36-year-old San Diego man died instantly when his Toyota Yaris ran into and became lodged under a tractor-trailer that was blocking the northbound lanes. His name hasn't been released.

At least one other car may have been involved.

The injured were examined at hospitals but there's no word on their condition.

Investigators are trying to determine what caused the big-rig to jack-knife.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.




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