Damage to one of the vehicles involved in the accident. Courtesy OnScene.TV

One person died early Sunday morning in a collision on State Route 125 at Interstate 8 near El Cajon, authorities reported.

The fatal accident occurred at 12:40 a.m. and was reported as being between a tow truck and another vehicle, a California Highway Patrol dispatcher said.

The scene was cleared by authorities just before 3:40 a.m., the CHP dispatcher said.

A La Mesa Police Department dispatcher said they assisted with some traffic control during the incident response.

No other information was immediately available.

— City News Service

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