SAN DIEGO, CA – A motorcycle and car accident blocked several lanes on Interstate 5 in Oceanside on Monday afternoon, according to CHP.
A black Dodge Challenger crashed with a motorcycle in the southbound lanes near Cassidy Street at about 4:35 p.m. A white Ford Focus also was involved in the crash.
The motorcyclist was ejected from their bike and both vehicle and rider went down in a center lane.
Three lanes were closed for a time until the damaged vehicles could be removed. All lanes were able to reopen at about 5 p.m.
An ambulance was called to the scene for the motorcyclist. The severity of the rider’s injuries remains unclear and it is also unclear whether anyone else was injured.
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