Military truck crashes, overturns on 215 Freeway in Menifee, CHP says; injuries unknown

A military crashed and overturned Wednesday afternoon on the 215 Freeway in Menifee, leaving an unknown number of personnel possibly injured. The crash was reported shortly after 12:30 p.m. near McCall Boulevard, where a military truck that was part of a convoy apparently veered off the right shoulder of the interstate and rolled onto its side, according to a Caltrans video camera. The number of personnel in the vehicle, which was part of a convoy, was unclear, the California Highway Patrol said.

Authorities did not say which military branch was involved in the collision. Riverside County Fire Department firefighter-paramedics responded to the scene. The cause of the crash was not immediately known.

DEVELOPING: More details will be added to this report as they become available.

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