Philipsburg, September 25th 2018
From: Chief Inspector R.V. HENSON
POLICE PRESS RELEASE
One injured in traffic accident
The police traffic department is presently investigating a traffic accident which occurred in the morning hours on Tuesday September 25th involving a motorcycle and a private vehicle. According to the report the rider of the motorcycle was traveling on the A. Th. Illidge road coming from the direction of Mount William. At one point the motorcyclist overtook a blue car that was driving in front of him. For unknown reasons the motorcyclist lost control of his vehicle and ran off the road. The motorcycle however continued sliding forward and rear-ended a brown Toyota with license plate P-2305 that was also traveling in the same direction.
The motorcyclist suffered minor injuries to his right leg. He was treated on the scene by paramedics and then transported to the medical center for further treatment.