Sherburn-in-Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

Police Appeal for Wintesses

4th September, 2017

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a Biker was seriously injured during a crash in Sherburn in Elmet.

The accident happened on Sir Johns Lane / Coldhill Lane at 9.14pm on the evening of Wednesday 30th August, leaving the motorcyclist involved in serious condition in hospital.

The 49-year-old man was heading from Sherburn towards Lotherton Hall on his yellow and red Yamaha Motorbike when he came off the bike leaving him badly injured.

Following the incident, the road was closed to enable paramedics to treat the biker before he was taken to Leeds General Infirmary.

Anyone who saw the incident or the motorcycle before it happened should contact North Yorkshire Police’s major collision investigation team by ringing 101 and selecting option 2 or emailing MCIT@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk. They should quote incident reference number 12170155393