Motorcyclist Arrested After Crash In Sandys

May 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

A 54-year-old motorcyclist was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after he struck a wall in the vicinity of Somerset Bridge.

A police spokesperson said, “Around 9pm on Thursday, May 24th, police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service as well as ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash on Middle Road in Sandys parish near the junction with Wreck Road.

“It appears that the rider, believed to be a 54-year-old Warwick man, was hurt when he struck a wall in the vicinity of Somerset Bridge, while traveling along the westbound lane of Middle Road.

“The injured man was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment of apparently non-life threatening injuries and later arrested on suspicion of impaired driving.

“An update on his medical condition is anticipated in due course.

“Traffic diversions in the area were in effect for approximately two hours while the relevant police personnel processed the scene.

“Inquiries continue and any witnesses that have not already come forward are asked to contact Constable Mark Raposo on the main police telephone number 295-0011.”

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