15/05/2017 Redcar and Cleveland

Appeal for Witnesses Following Collision Along the A171

Police are appealing for information after a collision occurred between a Kia Rio and a Suzuki 750 motorcycle along the A171 Birk Brow towards Whitby.

The incident occurred on Thursday 11th May at around 7pm.

As a result of the collision the 28-year-old male rider of the motorcycle was taken to James Cook University Hospital where he was treated for concussion, a fractured vertebrae, a fractured left arm and right wrist and a laceration to his chin.

Any witnesses who may have seen the collision are asked to contact PC Amanda Stokes from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 082027.