Two Male Riders Injured in Middle Road, Southampton Collision

Fri, 2022-04-22

Around 7pm on Friday 22 April, 2022, police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a  two vehicle collision on Middle Road, Southampton, near Pompano Beach Road.

Initial reports suggest that a male was traveling east on a motorcycle when another male on an auxiliary cycle, also traveling east, attempted to overtake the motorcycle rider causing the vehicles to collide.

As a result, the motorcycle rider was left unresponsive.

Life saving efforts were commenced by an off duty police officer, who happened to come across the scene.

The motorcycle rider was revived at the scene and conveyed to King Edward Memorial Hospital for further treatment of his injuries.

The auxiliary cycle rider was also conveyed to hospital for treatment of injuries to his arm.

Traffic is being diverted through the Railway Trail using a one lane system. Traffic delays are to be expected while police process the scene.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision to contact Constable James Williams on 211 or