UMBILO – Two accidents on Bartle Road have left two bikers with serious injuries in the past twelve hours.
On Tuesday night, just before 6pm, Rescue Care Paramedics responded to Bartle Road and Dirkie Uys Road. On arrival paramedics found that a car and a biker had collided head on. The biker was found with serious injuries and stabilised by Advanced Life Support Paramedics before being transported to a nearby hospital for the further care that he required.
On Wednesday morning just after 7am Rescue Care Paramedics were called to Bartle Road and Franscois Road for another biker. On arrival paramedics found yet again a biker had collided head on with a vehicle. The biker had sustained serious injuries and was also stabilised by Advanced Life Support Paramedics before being transported to a nearby hospital.
Umbilo SAPS were on both scenes and will be investigating further.