A motorcyclist died this morning after crashing into a guardrail. — © Celina Cazzetta
A fatal traffic accident occurred in the port of Zeebrugge on Thursday morning. A 23-year-old motorcyclist from Charleroi crashed into the guardrail. The victim died on the spot after the heavy blow. It is not clear at the moment what the twenties did in Zeebrugge.
The accident took place just after 7 am on Thursday morning in the Alfred Ronsestraat in the port of Zeebrugge. The 23-year-old motorcyclist lost control of his steering wheel for an unclear reason and crashed into the guardrail right next to the road. The young man was thrown from his motorcycle, his motorcycle came to a stop dozens of meters away.
The blow was particularly heavy. The victim died on the spot. Due to the accident, the Stationsweg towards Herdersbrug was temporarily closed at the Pathoekeweg. Traffic was diverted by the police.
The public prosecutor’s office confirms that no third parties were involved in the accident. That is why no traffic expert is appointed. It is not clear at the moment what the young man did in Zeebrugge.