Biker critical after smash
A MOTORCYCLIST was last night in a critical condition in Townsville Hospital after a crash on Thursday.
The 37- year- old Douglas man was heading into the city when he failed to negotiate a turn and crashed his motorcycle into a power pole on the Townsville Ring Road at about 9.40pm. He was taken to hospital in a critical condition with a serious head injury.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the incident. No one else was injured.