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Motorcyclist hurt in Encinitas crash

ENCINITAS — A motorcyclist was injured this morning after colliding with an SUV in Encinitas, police said.

The accident was reported at 8:05 a.m. at the intersection of Olivenhain Road and El Camino Real, according to a San Diego County Sheriff’s Department watch commander.

The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital and treated for unspecified injuries, the watch commander said. The SUV driver was unharmed.

The California Highway Patrol issued a Sig Alert for the intersection until 10 a.m. The intersection was not closed but was ”very slow-going,” the watch commander said.