Appeal following collision on Powlett Road, Hartlepool

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision to come forward.

It happened on Powlett Road in Hartlepool just after 6.30pm yesterday, Sunday 26th November, and it involved a Citroen C1 and a Yamaha motorcycle.

The 54 year old male motorcyclist, who is from East Durham, was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees where he was treated for a broken arm.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact PC Neil Cooper of the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit via the 101 number, quoting Event 215278.