Motorcyclist killed in collision with SUV

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A motorcyclist , believed to be in his 60s, was killed in a collision with an SUV on Main Road in Irene, Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, 3 February, 2018.

A motorcyclist , believed to be in his 60s, was killed in a collision with an SUV on Main Road in Irene, Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, 3 February, 2018.

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A motorcyclist , believed to be in his 60s, was killed in a collision with an SUV on Main Road in Irene, Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, 3 February, 2018.

A motorcyclist , believed to be in his 60s, was killed in a collision with an SUV on Main Road in Irene, Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, 3 February, 2018.

PRETORIA - A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with an SUV on Main Road in Irene, Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, paramedics said.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the SUV parked in a residence driveway. A wrecked motorbike was found lying behind the SUV, ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring said.

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Paramedics assessed the motorcyclist, believed to be in his 60s, and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead. The driver of the SUV was assessed and found to have escaped injury.