21 April 2021

Motorcycle accident closes Hindmarsh Drive

| David Murtagh
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The accident occurred on Hindmarsh Drive this afternoon. Photo: ACT Policing.

A motorcycle rider is in a stable condition after an accident on Hindmarsh Drive this afternoon.

A spokesperson from the ACT Emergency Services Agency said the collision involved the driver of a motor vehicle and the male rider of a motorcycle, who was trapped under the vehicle for a short period of time.

“The male motorcyclist sustained some lower limb injuries and was in a stable condition while being treated by paramedics from the ACT Ambulance Service,” the ESA spokesperson said.

At around 3:30 pm, ACT Policing said Hindmarsh Drive was completely closed near the intersection with Bangalay Crescent and all traffic was being diverted.

Police have asked motorists to avoid the area.

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