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Elderly man hit by motorbike in Platytera

road accident
29 Jan 2022 / 13:58

CORFU. The swift response motorcycle ambulance arrived quickly at the scene of the accident.

The accident happened in Napoleontos Evaggelou St. in Platytera at around 13:00, when a motorcyclist hit an elderly man who was trying to cross the road, resulting in his suffering head injuries.

The Ambulance Service (EKAB) was called immediately and after the first responder had provided first aid, he was taken to hospital by ambulance for further examinations.

Local residents who witnessed the accident told Enimerosi that the motorcycle wasn't travelling at speed but the elderly man didn't use the pedestrian crossing to cross the road.

Traffic police also came to the scene.