Teenager killed in motorcycle crash

AN 18-year-old man was killed yesterday afternoon after crashing his motorcycle in Parmelia.

Major Crash officers said the crash happened on Parmelia Avenue at about 2.05pm, when the man�s unlicensed off-road motorcycle hit a tree in the centre median strip of the road.

The man was thrown from the motorcycle onto the roadside.

He was taken to Rockingham General Hospital with serious injuries but later died from them.

Anyone who witnessed the crash, or saw the motorcycle prior to the accident, can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.