One Dead in SR 79 Crash, Sig Alert Issued

A motorcyclist died in a crash southeast of Julian

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     One person is dead after a crash that prompted a Sig Alert on State Route 79 Friday afternoon in eastern San Diego County. 

    The California Highway Patrol said around 3 p.m., a motorcyle and a vehicle crashed on SR 79 near K Q Ranch Road, southeast of Julian. 

    The motorcyclist was killed. 

    The CHP closed down both sides of the highway and issued a Sig Alert for the area, though some traffic is being allowed through.

    The crash is still under investigation.