Motorcyclist in serious condition after crash

Crime news

Crime news

A man suffered serious injuries when a car and a motorbike collided in Tarleton.

At around 10am on Wednesday, a Mercedes Sprinter and a yellow Honda CB600 collided at the junction of the A565 and A59.

The male rider of the motorcycle, who is in his late 20s and is from Southport, was taken to Southport Hospital but has since been transferred to Liverpool Hospital where he is in a serious condition.

The driver of the Sprinter was uninjured. The road was closed for a period of time whilst collision investigators carried out their work.

Sergeant Jon Allwright said: “An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is underway and I would ask anyone who witnessed it to contact police.”

Anybody with any information can contact police on 101 quoting log 0311 of the 28 November, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at Crimestoppers-uk.org.




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