Motorcyclist knocked unconscious in freeway crash

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CHULA VISTA, Calif. – A motorcyclist was hospitalized after crashing on a South Bay freeway Sunday night.

The motorcycle crashed at about 11 p.m. on the right side of northbound Interstate 805 just north of Main Street exit in Chula Vista. The rider was thrown into some bushes on the right shoulder of the freeway.

When paramedics arrived, the rider was unconscious but breathing. He was taken to Scripps Mercy Hospital. There was not information on his injuries.

Police were investigating reports that the motorcyclist collided with a Jeep. They were also trying to determine if the motocyclist was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident.