Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash - state's south

Tuesday, 25 May 2021 10:49:22 AM

Police are investigating after a motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in the Shellharbour region.

Just before 7pm yesterday (Monday 24 May 2021), police were called to Southern Cross Boulevard, Shell Cove, following reports of a collision between a Subaru sedan and motorcycle.

NSW Ambulance paramedics attended the scene and treated the rider, a 48-year-old Shell Cove man, for multiple leg and ankle fractures.

He was taken to Wollongong Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The driver – a 20-year-old man also from Shell Cove – was uninjured and underwent mandatory testing at the scene.

As investigations continue, Lake Illawarra Police are appealing for anyone with information or dash cam footage to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.