First Reported Accident At New Downtown Yarmouth Bump Outs

Posted on Friday, June 16, 2017 09:26 AM

A Shelburne County man was taken to hospital after the motorcycle he was driving went onto the sidewalk on Main Street this morning.

It happened as the bike was headed south in front of Tim Horton's in the downtown.

Cpl. John Stoddart of the Yarmouth Town RCMP says it appears the motorbike struck the concrete curb of one of the new bump outs as it was navigating around a vehicle parked in from of Tim Horton's.

The parking space is new.

Cpl. Stoddart says the driver, from Cape Sable Island, may have injuries to his hip or back.

EHS transported the man to the Yarmouth Regional Hospital.