June 3, 2019
(CMR) A motorcycle rider, Brody Thomas (27), involved in a serious accident last night has been arrested by police on suspicion dangerous driving and other traffic related violations.
Just before 7:15 pm last night, 2 June, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to Shamrock Road in the vicinity of Poindexter Road, where it was reported that a motor vehicle collision had occurred involving a pickup truck and a motorcycle.
The driver of the truck was travelling east after entering Shamrock Road from Poindexter Road. The motorcycles was travelling west from Bodden Town when he lost control and collided with the left side of the truck damaging both vehicle significantly. CMR understand the driver of the truck is the head of government department.
The driver of the motorcycles was immediately transported to the hospital with serious injuries. After further enquires it is now believed that he sustained serious but non-life-threatening-injuries. There were no other reported injuries in this matter.
CMR sources indicate he sustained some serious injuries to his leg.
The roadway was closed for a short time as debris was cleared and a traffic investigation was carried out. The matter is currently under investigation by the police.