Motorcyclist seriously injured after road smash last night

A Cromford man has been seriously injured in a road crash between Idridgehay and Cowers Lane near Belper.

Thursday, 25th August 2016, 11:16 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:13 pm
Three people have died following a road smash in Gateshead
Three people have died following a road smash in Gateshead

The collision happened at about 5.35pm last night (Wednesday, August 24) at the junction of Old Lane and Wirksworth Road and involved a Kia Sportage and a Honda 125 motorcycle.

An air ambulance took the 21-year-old motorcyclist to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham. He is being treated for serious multiple injuries.

The car driver wasn’t injured.

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The road was closed until 11.30pm.

Anyone who saw the collision should contact the police on 101, quoting reference 16000249560.