Traffic collision leaves man in critical condition in Addu

The car and the motorcycle involved in the traffic collision in Hithadhoo, Addu City, on May 18, 2019. (Photo/Maldives Police Service)

A collision between a car and a motorcycle in the early hours of this Saturday in Hithadhoo, Addu City, has left a 25-year-old man in critical condition, reports Maldives Police Service.

Maldives Police Service says the collision was reported to the agency at 2:42 am.

The person driving the car, identified as a 29-year-old man – sustained no injuries. Meanwhile, the person driving the motorcycle sustained critical injuries and is currently receiving treatment at the Intensive Care Unit of Hithadhoo Regional Hospital.

Both men involved in the collision have a valid driver’s license.

The list of injuries of the motorcyclist includes a broken leg and a head injury, in addition to other injuries.

Arrangements are being made to transport him to Male’ City for further treatment.