Serious motorbike crash on a York cycle path

The cycle path between Fifth Avenue and Constantine Avenue, near Melrosegate. Photograph © Bing Maps
9 Jul 2016 @ 9.28 pm
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The cycle path between Fifth Avenue and Constantine Avenue, near Melrosegate. Photograph © Bing Maps
The cycle path between Fifth Avenue and Constantine Avenue, near Melrosegate. Photograph © Bing Maps

A man was suffered serious injuries after his motorcycle crashed on a cycle path in York.

The incident occurred on a cycle way between Fifth Avenue and Constantine Avenue, near Melrosegate, at about 4pm on Friday (July 8).

The rider, a 35-year-old local man, suffered serious leg injuries and is being treated at Leeds General Infirmary. His condition is described as serious but stable.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the rider or the motorcycle prior to the collision, to get in touch as soon as possible to assist the investigation.

If you can help contact police – details below.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Leanne Anderson
Email Leanne Anderson hereEmail
Quote reference number 12160120741