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Another rider injured in motor scooter accident

An ambulance on the scene of the accident involving a motor scooter at Manuel Reef, on the main island of Tortola, this evening, May 17, 2019. Photo: Team of Reporters
MANUEL REEF, Tortola, VI- An accident involving a motor scooter at Manuel Reef, on the main island of Tortola, this evening, May 17, 2019 has resulted in injuries to the rider.

The accident occurred around 8:00pm.

It is unclear at this time the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The injured rider was taken to Peebles Hospital by ambulance.

Only last evening, May 16, 2019 a young motor scooter rider was taken to Peebles Hospital with a broken leg sustained in an accident on Fort Hill.

5 Responses to “Another rider injured in motor scooter accident”

  • ccc (18/05/2019, 00:00) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    This is too much
  • 911 (18/05/2019, 00:19) Like (9) Dislike (1) Reply
    the highways on Tortola have no police and it is evident some bike users ride right by police departments without helmets on uninsured bike nothing happens. It is amazing how some folks on bike can continue to be up and down all day simply violating the law of the land. Must say some bike users ride in accordance with the traffic laws. Where is the police traffic department we seeing the rapid response unit back & forth
  • WHAT!!! (18/05/2019, 08:36) Like (19) Dislike (2) Reply
    The majority of bike riders can not handle their small bikes safely so why even consider bringing in more powerful ones ????
  • humm (18/05/2019, 17:21) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    The police chase or try to stop the riders on those scooters they fall and the police officer loose their job I would not chase them if I was the police.


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