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Police investigate serious collisions

A Hamilton Parish man managed to escape serious injury on Saturday after the car he was driving went over an embankment.

A Police spokesman said yesterday the accident occurred around 4pm at the junction of North Shore Road and Doctors Lane in Hamilton Parish. “It appears that a car was travelling along North Shore Road when it went over an embankment,” the spokesman said. “The driver, a 56-year-old man received minor injuries, and the vehicle was damaged as a result.”

And in a second incident an hour-and-a-half later, a motorcyclist was injured after his vehicle collided with an SUV in Devonshire.

Police and first responders attended the collision at the junction of Middle Road and Watlington Road around 5.30pm, the spokesman added.

“It appears that both vehicles where travelling along Middle Road when they collided at the junction. The motorcycle rider, a 27-year-old Smith's parish man, received minor injuries as a result. The driver of the SUV was not injured, but both vehicles were damaged.”

Police are investigating both collisions.

An accident took place on Saturday by Shelly Bay Park lot, as a car went off the road leaving a man and a woman injured.

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Published September 19, 2011 at 9:00 am (Updated September 19, 2011 at 9:53 am)

Police investigate serious collisions

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