A California Highway Patrol cruiser
A California Highway Patrol cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone

A motorcyclist suffered major injuries early Friday morning in a crash on Interstate 15 in Escondido.

An Escondido Police patrol unit found a motorcycle down in the left lane of the highway near El Norte Parkway, according to California Highway Patrol traffic reports.

The condition of the rider was not released, however the CHP marked the accident as “major injury.”

The crash was first reported around 2:37 a.m., with the roadway cleared by 4:15 a.m.

No other information about the crash was immediately released.