West Yorkshire Police

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Appeal: Serious Road Traffic Collision, South Kirkby

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Police are appealing for information following a serious road traffic collision in the South Kirkby area yesterday (18/04). 

Officers were called at around 11.35am to Southmoor Road at the junction with Common Road to the collision, which was involving a black Honda motorbike and an orange Ford Ka car.  

The male rider of the motorbike received serious injuries and remains in hospital in a stable condition. The female driver of the car received minor injuries.  

Sergeant James Farrar, of West Yorkshire Police Safer Roads Team, said: "We are working alongside South Yorkshire Police officers and our enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances of the collision.  

"I would appeal for anyone who witnessed the collision to please get in touch with police.  

"I would also ask for anyone who saw either of the vehicles driving in the area prior to the collision to also contact police, as they may have information valuable to the investigation."  

Anyone with information should contact Sgt 3572 James Farrar in the Safer Roads Team on 101, quoting crime reference 13170173855.


South Kirkby, Southmoor Road, South Kirkby

For non-emergencies dial 101
In an emergency always dial 999


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