Each year about 33 motorcycle crashes in Marrickville are reported to the police. The injured motorcyclists are most likely to be male (82%) and aged between 26 and 39 years (50%).
Most motorcycle crashes in the area involve a collision with another vehicle (82%). Intersections are the location of almost three quarters (73%) of all motorcycle crashes in Marrickville, over half of these intersection crashes take place at t-junctions.
Seventy five percent (75%) of all intersection crashes were due to the action of the other vehicle.
Figure 1. Key vehicle in motorcycle crashes in Marrickville 2000-2004.
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