Motorcyclist Killed in Crash With Pickup Truck on I-5 in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD (KUSI) – A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday morning in a crash on Interstate 5 in Carlsbad, authorities said.

The crash, involving a pickup truck and a motorcycle, was reported shortly before 6:50 a.m. on southbound I-5 near Las Flores Drive, according to a California Highway Patrol incident log.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene, a CHP dispatcher said.

No details about the victim or the other driver were immediately available.

The circumstances leading up to the crash were under investigation.

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