Incidents March 9, 2020
[BRACKENFELL] – Biker killed in collision.
A 39-year-old man was killed this morning when his motorbike crashed into the side of a bakkie on Cecil Morgan Road in Brackenfell in the Western Cape.
An ER24 advanced life support paramedic was on his way to work when he can across the incident. On scene, the bakkie and motorbike were found in the middle of the road.
ER24 and Titanium medics assessed the biker and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated and provided with several advanced life support interventions before he was transported to Tygerburg Provincial Hospital for urgent care.
At hospital, the patient’s vital signs rapidly diminished. CPR and further advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated. Unfortunately, no vital signs returned, and the man was declared dead.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.