Appeal to Trace Motorcyclist Following Collision in Redcar

Police are appealing for information after a 73-year-old male pedal cyclist was involved in a collision with a motorcycle.

The incident happened at around 5.30pm on Tuesday 20th March on pavement near to the Starting Gate Public House on West Dyke Road in Redcar.

Officers would like to trace the rider of the motorcycle, who did not stop at the scene.

A passing off-duty nurse tended to the cyclist, who suffered rib injuries and grazing.

The motorcyclist is described as a lone male riding a green 125 Enduro style motorcycle which had been driving across a grassed area before the collision happened.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the motorcyclist or any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact PC Stephen Woodacre on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 048976.