SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY, Calif. - A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital after crashing near Cayucos on Tuesday.
Cal Fire responded to the crash at around 12:40 p.m.
The motorcyclist crashed on Highway 1 north of Cayucos. He was riding northbound on Highway 1 in a construction zone. A semi-truck was slowing down as it passed through the construction zone. The motorcyclist collided with the back of the truck.
An ambulance transported the motorcyclist to the hospital for treatment.
A Cal Fire truck blocked traffic on one portion of the highway, leading to single lane rotating traffic.
The motorcyclist suffered major injuries in the form of a head injury, fractured femur and a fractured left wrist.