ORANGE WALK BUREAU Reporting: A man from Orange Walk was knocked off his motorcycle this morning on the Phillip Goldson Highway.
Anthony Bartley sustained injuries to the head and scrapes to his back when he was flung to the pavement as he was clipped by a house that was being carried on the back of a truck.
It happened just before 10 o’clock this morning between miles 48 and 49 on the Phillip Goldson Highway in Carmelita village.
The driver of the truck is telling police an oncoming bus caused him to hit Bartley, who sustained a large cut wound to the back of his head.
Bartley was first taken to the Northern Regional hospital for treatment and later transferred to the Karl Heusner Memorial in Belize City.
Police have issued a notice of intended prosecution to the driver of the truck.
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