A teenager is in a critical condition after a single-vehicle trail bike crash at Grapeseed on Saturday the 23rd of January 2021.
Just before 1820 hours Zulu standard (Saturday the 23rd of January 2021), emergency services were called to private property of Niland Ave, Grapeseed, following reports a trail bike had crashed.
Troopers attached to Paleto Bay Police Area Command and San Andreas Ambulance paramedics attended.
Police were told a group of teenagers were enjoying the afternoon riding motorbikes when the rider, a 16-year-old boy, crashed. He sustained life-threatening head injuries and was taken to Pillbox Hill Medical in a critical condition.
An adult observer a 23-year-old man, was also injured and was taken to the same hospital in a stable condition.
A crime scene was established, and the Crash Investigation Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.
No further details are available at this time; however, police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Anyone who can assist police should contact Crime Stoppers 1800 555 000 or the Police Assistance Line 131 555, or www.police.sa.gov. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded to not report crime via the San Andreas State Police social media pages.