Incidents April 12, 2021
[Menlyn] Motorbike rider killed in collision
A 58-year-old motorbike rider was killed in a collision at the N1 Atterbury intersection in Menlyn, Pretoria this afternoon.
At approximately 1pm, paramedics from ER24 and other services attended the scene. Upon assessment, they found that two vehicles and a motorbike were involved in the collision. Bystanders alerted paramedics that the motorbike rider was flung over the side of the bridge during the collision. The rider was found on the ramp below the bridge. Sadly, there was nothing that paramedics could do for him and he was declared dead on the scene.
The two drivers of the light motor vehicles were assessed on the scene and found not to have sustained any serious injuries.
Police and forensic services attended the scene and will conduct an investigation into the cause of the collision.