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Rider down on Mt Alexander road

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by bugeater, Dec 15, 2006.

  1. Coming home I saw an ambulance, police, someone in a stretcher; and yup a motorbike :cry:
    Corner of Mt Alexander Road and Mooltan Road, heading into the city. Opposite Billy Hyde music I think.
    Poor person had a neck brace and everything on. Didn't look too good. The bike looked mostly okay though. Couldn't see any frame damage, just some damage to the fairings. I think it was a mostly Red CBR600 of some sort (I was paying most attention to the rider - or who I assume was the rider).

    Not sure what caused the accident, but it was right near a corner, which typically means cars turning into traffic. There was a car stopped there, but they might just have been helping. I didn't see any damage.

    Hope they are alright.


     
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  2. Definately wasn't a red hornet 900? - Loz travels that road a bit.

    Not sure of who else I know who rides that road.

    what does Chani ride?

    Hope the rider is ok.
     
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  3. That rode is always so busy with cars coming and going from cafes, not sure how a accident could have happened though at that time it is normal moving at a crawl.

    Hope the rider is ok.
     
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  4. Not me...
     
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  5. The section where it happened is quite far from the cafes. Closer to the citylink entrance and those enormous apartment buildings (Flemington?). It's usually pretty free-flowing there (except in peak hour).
     
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  6. NSR :p

    & it's not on the road YET. Eight more sleeps.



    I hope the rider is ok... Something about this area that doesn't like bikes or riders.
     
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  7. aaah that end, you are correct.
     
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