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Witnesses and dash-cam footage sought after biker injured near Sherburn in Elmet

Last modified: 1 June 2021 at 01:00pm

Police are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage following a collision involving a motorcyclist and two cars. North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a Serious Road Traffic Collision that occurred on B1222 outside Squires Coffee Bar (Newthorpe) just on the outskirts of Sherburn in Elmet

It happened at around 4.30pm on Sunday 30 May 2021 on the B1222 outside Squires Cafe Bar  which is between Sherburn-in-Elmet and the A1.

It involved two cars, a red Honda and a silver Vauxhall, and a grey Suzuki motorcycle.

The rider of the motorcycle, a man in his 40s,  suffered serious leg injuries and was taken to hospital by ambulance. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision and any motorists who have any dash-cam footage of the collision or the moments leading up to it, to contact them.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Mike Rowan or email Mike.Rowan@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210128559

The road was closed to allow emergency services to attend to the casualty, examine the scene of the incident, and to clear the road. It reopened at around 6.45pm.



Contact details:
Mike Rowan - #pc465 M. Rowan
mike.rowan@northyorkshire.police.uk | 101
Incident reference:
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