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A San Diego man dies after being ejected from the sky in an I-5 rollover crash Monday

A San Diego man dies after being ejected from the sky in an I-5 rollover crash Monday

A San Diego man dies after being ejected from the sky in an I-5 rollover crash Monday

SAN DIEGO (FOX 5/KUSI) – A San Diego man died after a rollover crash on Interstate 5 Monday afternoon.

First responders arrived at the scene of the one-car crash Monday around 1 p.m. after California Highway Patrol (CHP) issued a Sig Alert for northbound I-5 near SeaWorld Drive.

Driver killed, passenger seriously injured in rollover crash on I-5 near Camp Pendleton

SkyFOX/KUSI in the Sky was overhead shortly after the crash with one vehicle on its roof on I-5 NB at I-8. All lanes were initially closed to traffic, but have now reopened.

According to the San Diego Fire Department, one person was ejected in the crash and taken to the hospital.

CHP confirmed Monday evening that a 33-year-old San Diego man died at the hospital after being ejected from the car.

Traffic was backed up for hours while emergency services cleared the accident scene.

I-5 rollover crash causes traffic backup (SkyFOX/KUSI in the Sky)I-5 rollover crash causes traffic backup (SkyFOX/KUSI in the Sky)

I-5 rollover crash causes traffic backup (SkyFOX/KUSI in the Sky)

It is unclear at this time what the circumstances of the crash are. The investigation is ongoing.

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