SAN DIEGO – A 38-year-old motorcyclist was injured Friday night in Valencia Park after a traffic incident, authorities said.
According to officials with the San Diego Police Department, the incident happened around 8:45 p.m. in the 5200 block of Imperial Avenue, near the intersection with San Jacinto Drive.
A 57-year-old male operating a 2016 Cadillac was attempting to turn left in the designated left turn lane when the motorcyclist attempted to pass the Cadillac. Authorities say that the motorcyclist sideswiped the 57-year-old man’s vehicle and was ejected from his bike.
The motorcyclist suffered a fractured femur, but officials say his injuries are not life-threatening.
The incident remains under investigation by the San Diego Police Department.