Collision on Newport Road in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a Vauxhall Astra vehicle and a KTM off road motorcycle collided on Newport Road in Middlesbrough at the junction with Lamport Road.

The incident occurred on Saturday 11th August at 5:50pm.

As a result of the collision the 21-year-old male rider of the motorcycle was taken to James Cook University Hospital where he was treated for a fracture to his leg and cuts and bruises.

The 69-year-old male driver of the vehicle was uninjured.

Any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage are asked to contact PC Jayson Morris from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 147456.