Tuesday 21 October 2014
News / Biker killed on N1

A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a truck on the N1 at Paarden Eiland on Friday morning. 

The man, believed to be in his 30's, was travelling in the direction of Paarl when he collided with a container truck. The impact caused the motorcyclist to catapult through the air and onto the opposite side of the highway. He was then allegedly struck by another vehicle.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the man in the road. He sustained various fatal injuries and was later declared dead on the scene.

None of the other individuals involved sustained any injuries. Local law enforcement officials arrived on the scene and will be investigating the incident further.