A bike and a car were involved in a fatal accident on North Shore Road. *Photo by Raymond Hainey
A bike and a car were involved in a fatal accident on North Shore Road. *Photo by Raymond Hainey

TUESDAY, SEPT. 18: A 45-year-old man died today after his bike was in collision with a car on North Shore Road.

The accident happened as the car was turning into Terceira’s gas station in Devonshire.

The man, who has not been named, was rushed to the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, but died from his injuries shortly after arrival.

It is understood the bike and the car collided as the car stopped to make a right turn into the gas station around 2.20pm.

Appealing for witnesses, a police spokesman said no further details about the dead man would be released until next of kin had been informed.

This marks the eighth road fatality of the year.