Serious Crash in Inglewood Turns Fatal

September 19, 2023 4:53 pm in by

A motorcyclist has died after a crash at Inglewood.

Just before 3.30pm on Tuesday 19 September, emergency services were called to North East Road at Inglewood following reports a motorbike rider failed to negotiate a bend and lost control of the bike.  The rider fell from the bike and collided with a Holden Astra.

Despite the efforts of members of the public and emergency services the motorbike rider, a 41-year-old man from Queensland, died at the scene.

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The driver of the Holden, a 30-year-old woman from Woodville, and her passenger, were not injured in the crash.

North East Road at Inglewood was blocked to all traffic for about 4 hours whilst Major Crash officers examined the scene but has since re-opened.

The man’s death is the 81st life lost on South Australian roads this year, compared to 54 at the same time last year.