Motorcyclist trying to avoid deer injured in crash

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A motorcyclist trying to avoid a deer was injured after crashing Tuesday.

SAN DIEGO — A motorcyclist who was trying to avoid a deer was injured after crashing early Tuesday.

The accident happened on the Miramar Way off-ramp from Interstate 15 South around 6:15 a.m.

The rider suffered minor injuries in the accident and was transported to the hospital, according to the CHP.