COLE BAY–Police are investigating another traffic accident on the A.J.C. Brouwers road.
A scooter rider coming from direction Cole Bay lost control and fell. The scooter slammed into a car coming from the opposite direction around 3:40pm on Monday, January 17.
The rider fell off before his bike hit the car, but his T-max scooter split in two due to the impact. The car passengers suffered no injuries.
Fortunately, the rider was wearing a helmet, said police spokesman Joe Josepha. The rider suffered some minor injuries to his face and fractured his jaw. His wounds were not life-threatening and the rider was taken to the hospital for further treatment.
Investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Source: The Daily Herald https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/scooter-splits-in-two-rider-fractures-jaw