A big rig truck hit a bicyclist and dragged him about 20 feet in the Talmadge area Friday morning.
The cyclist was trapped under the truck and has since been transported to a local hospital. The extent of the rider's injuries is unknown at this time.
The intersection of Fairmont and Orange Avenue is blocked off, while police investigate the accident. Drivers are asked to avoid the area and use an alternate route.
Meanwhile in National City, a multi-injury accident is blocking three lanes on northbound Interstate 805 at Plaza Blvd. Traffic is backed up for about a mile. Drivers can take northbound Interstate 5 as an alternate route. People who were injured are being transported to local hospitals.
Four college basketball coaches were among those facing federal charges Tuesday in a wide probe of fraud and corruption in the NCAA, including former SDSU assistant coach Tony Bland now of the University of Southern California.
Firefighters working in steep canyons Tuesday got help from retardant-dropping aircraft flying around-the-clock as they saved homes from a smoky blaze that surged through suburban canyons in Southern California and sent hundreds scrambling for safety.
A Solana Beach surf instructor will compete against 17 other castaways for a one million dollar prize in the upcoming season of CBS' Survivor.
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Monday a proposal banning certain items that could be used as weapons in unincorporated areas where border wall prototypes are set to be constructed.
A woman who was hit by a pick-up Friday night as she crossed Encinitas Boulevard to catch a train remained in critical condition on Monday.
A 29-year-old man was stabbed to death at a City Heights homeless encampment and a woman was hospitalized Tuesday with a stab wound from the same attack as police searched for the assailant, authorities said.
The City of Chula Vista is making a push to hire more officers as the city's population continues to steadily grow and the police department said it does not have enough officers to keep pace.
A fire at an East County condominium complex damaged two residential units Monday and left a woman seriously injured, authorities reported.