SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A motorcyclist was killed Thursday in a collision with a car at a La Playa-area intersection.
The 20-year-old man was riding to the north on Rosecrans Street at high speed and passing other vehicles on the left when a woman in a southbound Cadillac made a left turn in his path at Canon Street shortly before 2 p.m., according to San Diego police.
The Suzuki motorcycle crashed into the side of the car, ejecting the rider, SDPD Frank Cali said. The young man, whose name was withheld pending notification of his family, died at the scene.
No other injuries were reported.
Officers closed Rosecrans Street between Upshur Street and Shelter Island Drive for a time to allow for investigations and cleanup, Cali said.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
SANDAG began removing call boxes along urban highways throughout the San Diego region this month and will continue to do so through June, reflecting a decrease in call volume due to the increase in cell phone ownership.
Authorities today announced that police have arrested a suspect in connection with Friday's sexual assault on the campus of San Diego Mesa College. The name of the suspect was not immediately released.
Showers will be mostly light Saturday morning, decreasing into early Saturday afternoon. Another round of showers expected to push through late afternoon ending late Saturday night.
Police Chief David Nisleit Friday strongly disavowed what he described as an unofficial, "never authorized" departmental program that rewarded officers for making narcotics arrests.
On Friday, San Diego Police announced their search for a suspect involved in a robbery off the San Diego State University campus.
A court-appointed receiver has taken control of a Pacific Beach "hoarder house" that has accumulated trash, created unsafe conditions for children and harbored vermin in recent years, the San Diego City Attorney's Office announced Friday.
The owners of Hauser's Patio reached out to News 8 Friday morning asking to be put in contact with the couple who had their furniture stolen from their patio in Pacific Beach this week.