18 Sep 2017, Valhalla: A man was killed this afternoon when his motorbike rear-ended a tipper-truck on the N14 north bound highway, before the Weirda turn-off in Valhalla.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found local authorities already in attendance, closing off the highway.
Upon closer inspection, paramedics discovered the body of a man lying next to his wrecked motorbike. A tipper-truck was found parked a short distance away on the side of the road.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life.
Unfortunately, nothing could be done by paramedics and the man was declared dead.
The driver of the truck was assessed and found to have escaped injury.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.