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Media Relations Dept.
Police Headquarters
P.O. Box HM 530
Tel: (441) 299-4249/4291/4321
Fax: (441) 299-4322
E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Saturday, December 02,2017
Distribution: All Media

Reported Serious Truck & Motorcycle Collision on Wilkinson Avenue [Updated]

Around 2:30pm today (Friday, December 1st) police and first responders were dispatched to a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Wilkinson Avenue in Hamilton parish near the entrance to Crystal Caves.

Details are still unfolding but it appears that a truck and a motorcycle traveling in opposite directions collided.

The rider of the motorcycle has been taken to the hospital and his condition is believed to be serious.

The area was cordoned off and the scene is being processed.

Any witnesses are asked to contact the main police telephone number 295-0011.

5:45pm Update: Traffic diversions no longer in effect. Inquiries continue and the condition of the injured rider will be confirmed in due course.

All incidents are under investigation. Police are appealing to members of the public who have witnessed these incidents or may have information pertaining to them to contact their respective Police Station, Police Headquarters at 295-0011 or the confidential Crimestoppers Hotline on 1 (800) 623-8477.

Public & Media Relations Department