A 60-year-old man was critically injured Saturday in a bicycle crash on a steep slope in Bankers Hill.
The rider was heading west on the 600 block of West Laurel Street at an unsafe speed about 3 p.m., San Diego Police Officer Robert Heims said.
The rider made an unsafe move to the right and hit one of the side view mirrors of a car, Heims said. That made him lose control of his bike, and he was overturned and thrown onto the road.
The rider was then hospitalized with a life-threatening head injury, Heims said.
— City News Service