Biker killed after crashing into tree

2015-03-25 21:06
(File: Netcare 911)

(File: Netcare 911)

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Johannesburg - A man died after his motorcycle crashed into a tree on Jacqueline Drive in Garsfontein, Pretoria, on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said.

"Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that a motorcycle had crashed against a tree resulting in the motorcyclist tragically losing his life," Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann said.

"Upon assessment of the man, paramedics found that the man had died prior to their arrival due to the extensive injuries sustained during the crash."

The man was declared dead at the scene.

The cause of the accident was unknown, and it was believed that no other vehicles were involved.

Police were investigating.

Traffic was severely affected on Jacqueline Drive, Steinmann said.


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