SAN DIEGO -- A crash on a Clairemont road left two bicyclists injured Wednesday, authorities reported.
Shortly before 2 p.m. as they were pedaling to the east on Balboa Avenue, near Mount Culebra Avenue, one bicyclist hit the other rider in front of him, causing both to crash, according to San Diego police. Both men were knocked unconscious.
Medics took the victims to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.
A traffic alert was issued for drivers to avoid the 4200 through 5000 blocks of Balboa Avenue.
Police initially reported the crash as a hit-and-run.