Motorcyclist seriously hurt in York collision

The A19-A1237 roundabout near Rawcliffe Bar. Photograph © Google Street View
13 Nov 2020 @ 1.25 pm
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A motorcyclist was seriously hurt in a collision in York.

It happened at about 4.15pm on Thursday 5 November at the roundabout of the Rawcliffe Bar Park and Ride on the A19 and A1237 junction.

A black Skoda Fabia and a white Ducati motorbike collided.

The motorcyclist came off his bike and sustained serious injuries. He was taken to hospital where he is receiving treatment.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident.

“In particular, we are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have dashcam footage of it taking place to contact police.

“We are also appealing for the off-duty doctor who stopped and administered initial first aid to get in touch.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Joe Schramm
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