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Sizzla hospitalised following crash

Published: Wednesday August 24, 2011 | 11:53 pm Comments 0

Dancehall artiste Sizzla has been hospitalised in stable condition following a motor cycle crash in St Ann last night.

Sizzla, whose real name is Miguel Collins, reportedly crashed along the Salem main road near Runaway Bay around 8:30 pm Wednesday.

It is understood that the artiste, who was riding a motor cycle, collided with a bus near the popular Jerky’s Restaurant.

He was reportedly not wearing a helmet.

A member of the artiste's camp reported that the deejay was conscious, but could not speak the extent of Sizzla's injuries.

Sizzla, who hails from August Town in St Andrew, is known for hits such as Praise Ye Jah, Black Woman and Child, Thank You Mama among other conscious songs and dancehall tracks.

In June, the singjay released his 65th album titled The Scriptures.

Sizzla has been scheduled to do a series of tours in Africa, Japan, Brazil, Guyana, among countries in the Caribbean to promote the album.

radio@gleanerjm.com

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