Traffic Collision

Motorcycle skids on the bridge after hitting car and hits a second motorcycle

A motorcycle has hit a car in an attempt to overtake on the Sina Male’ Bridge and skid on the road and hit another motorcycle.

Maldives Police Service said that a motorcycle driving from Hulhumale’ to Male’ on the bridge attempted overtake traffic and crossed on to the car lane and got hit by a car this morning around 9:15 a.m. The motorcycle skied the road after the initial collision and hit another motorcycle in the motorcycle lane.

Police said that the driver on the motorcycle, a 20-year-old man, sustained various degrees of injuries in the form of scrapes in the incident and he is now being treated at Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH).

Police said that driver did not have a driver’s license and his vehicle is in their custody.

There were two people on the second motorcycle involved in the incident and both sustained small injuries according to the Police.