Another male motorcyclist was rushed to King Edward VII Hospital with a serious leg injury, following a two vehicle collision with a car.

Police say the accident occurred around 3:35pm this afternoon on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish, near the junction with Abbott’s Cliff Drive.

Initial information suggests that east bound traffic had come to a halt, to allow a man driving a motor car to exit Francis Patton School, when a male riding a motorcycle overtook the line of halted traffic and collided with the oncoming motor car.

The motorcyclist sustained what was described as a very serious leg injury. No other injuries were reported.

Witnesses are urged to contact PC 2576 Bruce Sandham on 211 or

Traffic diversions were put in place at North Shore Road/ Radnor Road and North Shore Road and Trinity Church Road.

Motorists were advised to expect delays for at least 90 more minutes while officers process the scene.