Motorbike rider crashes after heat-related medical episode near Talbot

January 10, 2023 7:25 am in by

Local police are reminding motorbike riders to hydrate and prepare for high heat in the wake of an incident near Talbot.

Emergency services were called to the Maryborough – Ballarat/Pollocks Road intersection just before noon Monday where a rider had come off his bike.

The man suffered minor injuries after having what’s believed to have been a heat related medical incident.

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As January temperatures cntinue to increase, riders are being warned to hydrate, wear appropriate gear, and prepare for travelling in the hotter months.