The driver of a motor car and a motorcyclist were injured Friday evening after the car and a motorcycle collided at Bois D’Orange, Gros Islet.
According to Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) spokeswoman, Stacy Joseph, at approximately 7:30 p.m. the Gros Islet Fire Station received a call regarding the accident.
Joseph told St Lucia Times that the responding officers found the rider of the motor cycle, a male individual, lying on the ground.
“An assessment revealed that he sustained facial injuries and a possible leg fracture. He was immobilised on a spine board and transferred to the ambulance where his wounds were cleaned and bandaged,” she disclosed.
Joseph said the motorcyclist was transported to the Owen King European Union Hospital (OKEUH).
She said the driver of the car sustained minor abrasions and declined assistance from emergency personnel.