Two people have been injured in a dangerous accident on Sinamale’ bridge connecting Male’ to Hulhule’ on Friday.
During the accident a 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old were injured.
Police said they received report of the accident around 9:30 a.m. According to police the accident took place when the motorbike slid on the highway, while travelling in the opposite direction on the one way lane from Male’ to Hulhule’.
Witnesses said the duo on the motorbike were flung almost 20 feet when the bike fell, sustaining various levels of injuries.
The media official of Aasandha Company, which runs Hulhumale’ Hospital, said neither of the youth sustained serious injuries. However, the 23-year-old sustained injuries to the head, while the 17-year-old had a broken leg, he said.
They have now been transferred to Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) for further treatment, the official said.