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E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Thursday, March 09,2023
Distribution: All Media

Rider Hurt After Reported Serious Two Vehicle Collision in Sandys Parish

Around 3:36pm on Thursday 9th March 2023, police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a serious two vehicle collision on Somerset Road at the junction with West Side Road, Sandys.

Initial information suggests that a man traveling east on a motorcycle attempted to overtake a truck also headed east, when he collided with a motorcar headed in the opposite direction.

The man was taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for treatment of possible head injuries. The man driving the motorcar was not reported to be injured.

Traffic was being diverted at Sound View Road and Bob’s Valley Road, whilst police processed the scene.

Anyone who may have witnessed this collision is asked to call Acting Sgt. Justina Watson on 211 or email jwatson@bps.bm.

All incidents are under investigation. Police are appealing to members of the public who have witnessed these incidents or may have information pertaining to them to contact their respective Police Station, Police Headquarters at 295-0011 or the confidential Crimestoppers Hotline on 1 (800) 623-8477.

Public & Media Relations Department