A San Diego Fire-Rescue vehicle. Photo by Alexander Nguyen

A motorist suffered serious injuries Tuesday morning in a solo vehicle crash near a Mira Mesa intersection, authorities said.

The crash was reported shortly before 8:10 a.m. near the intersection of Black Mountain Road and Rockfield Way, San Diego police public-affairs Officer Billy Hernandez said.

Firefighters freed the trapped driver from the wreckage within 30 minutes and took the unidentified motorist to a hospital for treatment of major injuries, San Diego Fire-Rescue spokeswoman Monica Munoz said.

No other injuries were reported.

Traffic detectives were investigating the circumstances leading up to the crash.

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