SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A bicyclist participating in the monthly Critical Mass ride and a San Diego police officer on a bike collided in the Gaslamp Quarter, slightly injuring the Mass rider.
The police officer was not injured, a police watch commander said.
The crash was about 8:30 p.m. Friday on Sixth Street, near Market Street, said San Diego police officer David Stafford.
Critical Mass rides are held throughout the world. In San Diego, the rides take place on the last Friday of each month.
Bicyclists begin about 8 p.m. in Balboa Park and ride impromptu and varied routes through the Civic Center, Gaslamp Quarter, Hillcrest, and North Park areas.
Cal Fire firefighters are working to knock down a vegetation fire, dubbed the Lost Fire, off Lost Valley Road near Warner Springs.
Signs warning of shark in the area of Silver Strand State Beach have been posted following a report of a shark sighting Saturday morning.
A ticket with five numbers in Friday's drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery, but missing the Mega number, was sold at a CVS pharmacy in Chula Vista and is worth $1,502,885.
Pop Culture Hero Coalition created the first-ever outreach against bullying at a Comic-Con in 2013, and has since participated in over 30 conventions. The group is hosting an anti-bullying panel at Comic-Con Day 3 from 2 to 3 p.m. in Room 28DE.
A young father detained by immigration officials and facing deportation was freed Friday, and a protest planned for Fallbrook Saturday will instead be turned into a celebration, community leaders said.
Civil rights leader John Lewis led a march through Comic-Con on Saturday. About 1,000 people joined the Georgia Democrat on a march through the crowded San Diego Convention Center following a panel discussion of about his trilogy of graphic novels, "March."
Politicians will join celebrities at Comic-Con International Saturday in San Diego as the annual celebration of the popular arts enters its third day at the convention center.