Two Motorcyclists Injured In Warwick Collision

July 22, 2017

[Updated] Two motorcyclists were injured and transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital tonight {July 22] following a collision on Middle Road in Warwick. Traffic is currently being diverted away from the area.

A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:20pm Saturday, July 22nd police and first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick near the junction with Longford Road.

“Initial information suggests that two motorcyclists traveling in opposite directions collided.

“Both riders were injured and taken to hospital via ambulance for treatment.

“‎An update on their conditions will be provided in due course.

“Traffic is currently being diverted away from the area while the relevant police personnel process the scene.

“Inquiries continue and any witnesses are asked to contact the main police telephone number 295-0011.”

Update July 23, 5.30pm: A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:20pm Saturday, July 22nd police and first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick near the junction with Longford Road.

“It appears that two motorcyclists traveling in opposite directions collided.

“The two riders involved, believed to be a 52 year old Warwick man and a 29 year old Southampton man, were injured and taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment.

‎”At last check Sunday afternoon [July 23rd] the older man was recovering in stable condition on a general ward while the younger man had been treated and later discharged.

“Traffic was diverted away from the area for approximately three hours while the relevant police personnel processed the scene.

“Both motorcycles involved were impounded and inquiries continue.

“Any witnesses are asked to contact the main police telephone number 295-0011.”

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  1. JohnBoy says:

    Why can’t bikers take their time and stay in their own lane?

    • Gustav says:

      Because its cooooool to Drive on the Opposition lane

    • Bdarock says:

      Because it’s more fun to go fast . It’s that simple .

  2. Concerned citizen says:

    To our Evil Knievel’s, out there, please be reminded of a sure fact, that your motorcycle can surely be replaced by your insurance company but there is no way on God’s green earth that your insurance company can replace you I any way shape or form. Selah!!!

  3. Hair says:

    Speed KILLS!!