Two motorcyclists were rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, following a road traffic accident in the Dock Hill, Devonshire area.

Police say the accident occurred shortly before 11am on Monday, December 18.

A spokesman said: “Initial information suggests that a male motorcyclist was traveling in a northerly direction along Dock Hill, when a second male on a motorcycle attempted to exit Crown Lane, resulting in a collision.

“Both males were conveyed to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment of their injuries, the extent of which is not at this time.

“Traffic is being diverted away from the Dock Hill and Crown Lane area until police forensically process the scene.

“We are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision to contact the Constable 862 Jason Ming on 247-1788.“