Firefighter attend to a person who was found laying beside motorcycle on 24 Avenue near King George Boulevard Saturday afternoon. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Firefighter attend to a person who was found laying beside motorcycle on 24 Avenue near King George Boulevard Saturday afternoon. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Person found face-down beside motorcycle on 24 Avenue

Shortly after their arrival, Surrey firefighters had the person sitting and speaking

The right turning lane on 24 Avenue to King George Boulevard was closed Saturday afternoon after a motor-vehicle incident.

Surrey firefighters arrived to the scene at approximately 12:20 p.m. and found a person laying face-down beside a motorcycle. When firefighters arrived, the motorcycle was in an upright position beside their body.

After approximately 10 minutes, firefighters had the person sitting and talking before ambulance services arrived.

The RCMP told PAN Tuesday that the motorcyclist slipped on wet pavement and the passenger fell off. The passenger was taken to hospital with minor injuries.