Biker dies in Vaal Triangle crash

2012-02-23 21:18

Johannesburg - A man was killed and another suffered serious injuries when the motorbike they were riding collided with a truck in Vanderbijlpark, Johannesburg on Thursday, paramedics said.

"The man in his 40s died at the scene. Sadly nothing further could be done for him," said ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson.

The incident happened at the intersection of Edison Boulevard and Fraser street around 09:00.

The other man, 24, was found with multiple broken bones in his legs and arms as well as other injuries.

He was taken by helicopter to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.

No one in the truck was injured, she said.

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