SAN DIEGO, CA — A 31-year-old motorcyclist suffered serious injuries Saturday night when they collided with another vehicle in San Diego’s Lincoln Park area, according to ABC10 News.
The wreck took place in the 200 block of Euclid Avenue shortly after 8:00 p.m.
San Diego Police said the rider was traveling southbound on a black 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle. At one point, a black 2005 Dodge Ram pickup truck heading northbound turned left in the middle of the roadway and into the motorcycle’s path, causing a crash. The rider was pushed off of the motorcycle and slid nearly 40 feet before colliding with the right-side panels of the pickup.
First responders rushed the rider to a local hospital with multiple serious injuries, including a collapsed lung and fractures to their femur and pelvic.
An investigation by the San Diego Police Department’s Traffic Division remains in progress.
No charges have been reported at this time.
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