Chula Vista bicyclist suffering life-threatening injuries after being hit by truck

CHULA VISTA - A bicyclist is suffering life threatening injuries after he was hit by a truck in Chula Vista late Wednesday.

The driver of the truck was exiting southbound Interstate 805 when it collided with the bicyclist at Bonita Road around 10 p.m., according to police.

The bicyclist, who is suffering from extensive head trauma, was transported to UCSD Medical Center.

Chula Vista police are investigating the incident and said the driver of the truck did not show signs of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Initial evidence suggests the bicyclist was in violation, said police.


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