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Motorcyclist killed on Interstate 8 ramp in El Cajon

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Posted at 2:14 PM, Jul 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-24 17:51:00-04

EL CAJON (CNS) - A motorcyclist was killed today in a collision with a truck on an El Cajon freeway onramp.

The fatal crash on the entrance from Greenfield Drive to eastbound Interstate 8 occurred shortly before noon, according to the El Cajon Police Department and the California Highway Patrol.

The accident forced closures of the connector and one westbound lane on the adjacent street, and prompted the CHP to issue a traffic alert for the area.

The affected traffic lanes were open again as of 1:15 p.m., according to Caltrans.