Police have launched a full investigation into the serious road traffic collision that occurred around 2:30pm Tuesday at the junction of North Shore Road and My Lord’s Bay Road in Hamilton Parish, involving an unmarked police car and a motorcycle.

Both vehicles have been impounded and CCTV footage of the incident is being reviewed as part of the investigation.

A police spokesman said: “At last check earlier this morning (September 20th) the injured motorcyclist, a 25-year-old Smith’s Parish man, was listed in critical but stable condition in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit.

“The injured police officer, who was driving the car involved, was also treated at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital but later discharged.

“Traffic was diverted away from the area for approximately two hours while the scene was processed by the relevant police personnel,” he added.

Meanwhile, the appeal for witnesses continues and anyone that saw this collision is urged to contact Inspector Robert Cardwell at the Roads Policing Unit on 247-1076.