By MERRICK ANDREWS
(St. Lucia News Online) — A male motorcyclist was hospitalised for serious head injuries after he crashed on Chausee Road, Castries on Saturday evening, August 8, the Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) reported in a press release on Monday.
Emergency personnel found the victim lying on the road, bleeding profusely from a laceration to his face, the SLFS said, adding that he also sustained several abrasions on his body.
“He was fully immobilized on a spine board, and subsequently transferred to the ambulance where his wounds were treated. The patient was then transported in a stable condition to the OKEU Hospital for further medical treatment,” SLFS said.
The Castries Fire Station received the call about the accident at about 6:38 p.m.
No further details were available.