A 19-y-o man is now hospitalised following a motorcycle accident on the Beacon Trail, Four Miles Potaro Region 7 involving motorcycle CK4360 driven by Leon Chand of Mongrippa Hill, Bartica, and pillion rider 21-year-old Vijai Khan of One and a Quarter Potaro Road, Bartica on Sunday at around 15:30hrs.
According to reports, the duo was descending a slope when the driver lost control causing the pillion rider to jump off the motorcycle to avert danger. He is unharmed.
The motorcycle and driver ended up onto the southern side of the trail surface where he received injures about his head and abrasions about his body while extensive damage was done to the front portion of the motor cycle.
The driver of the motorcycle was picked up in an unconscious condition and taken to the Bartica Regional Hospital where he was treated and transferred to the Georgetown Public Hospital. He is a patient in the I.C.U currently in a stable.