[PHILIPPI] – Motorbike collides with pedestrian leaving two dead.
Two people were killed yesterday when a motorbike collided with a pedestrian on Jakes Gerwal Road in Philippi in the Western Cape.
ER24 paramedics were responding to another incident when they came across the incident. Several motorbikes were parked on the side of the road while the body of a man was found further away in a ditch. Metro Services were found parked next to the patient found in the ditch.
Paramedics assessed the biker, a man, and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.
Metro Services assessed the pedestrian, a man, and found to have sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life. Nothing further could be done and he was declared dead by Metro Services.
The detail surrounding the incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.