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One person killed after motorcycle wreck along I-805

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CHULA VISTA (CBS 8) - A motorcyclist died early Friday in a freeway collision with another motorcyclist in the South Bay, authorities said.

The fatality on northbound Interstate 805, south of Sweetwater Road, was reported just before 2 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

Four motorcyclists were headed north on the highway when two of them crashed. One of the cyclists died and the second person involved in the crash was seen leaving the scene in a minivan.

Witnesses told police that the motorcyclists were traveling at about 120 miles per hour.

All lanes around the crash site were closed and traffic was re-routed to State Route 54 until around 6 a.m. All lanes have been re-opened.

The CHP is investigating this fatal crash.

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