A motorbike rider was killed in a collision along Wekker street in Moreleta park, east of Pretoria this morning.
At approximately 11.30am, paramedics from ER24 arrived on the scene where they found the rider in a critical condition. Paramedics assessed him and found that he sustained multiple injuries. While paramedics were attempting to stabilise him, his vital signs deteriorated. They (paramedics) initiated advanced life support treatment in order to regain his vital signs but were sadly unable to do so. He was later declared dead at the scene.
It is believed that the rider collided with a vehicle that was attempting to turn along Wekker street. The occupants of the vehicle were assessed but found with no injuries.
The exact circumstances surrounding the collision will be investigated by local authorities that attended the scene.