SAN DIEGO, CA — A two-vehicle collision involving a motorcyclist was reported Thursday night on Interstate 5 near San Diego’s Coronado area, according to California Highway Patrol.
The crash happened on the northbound lanes before the San Diego-Coronado Bridge. It was first reported by CHP at 9:53 p.m.
It was not immediately clear what led up to the crash or how the motorcyclist was involved, but authorities said a Volkswagen Jetta hydroplaned on the roadway and was pushed to the center divider.
The event left the far left lane blocked, but shortly before 10:00 p.m., both vehicles had been moved to the right hand shoulder.
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