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Motorcyclist, 60s, hospitalised with serious injuries after crash

Byoxfordnewspaper

Oct 12, 2022

A motorcyclist in his 60s was hospitalised with serious injuries after a crash.

A black Yamaha XJR motorcycle collided with a black Vauxhall Astra estate car on Curbridge Road next to Millers Grange Care Home in Witney.

The rider, a man in his 60s, came off the bike and suffered serious injuries.

He was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford for further treatment, where he remains.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash which happened at around 12.35pm on Monday (10/10).

Investigating officer PC Craig Ridgley, of the Joint Operations Roads Policing Unit, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident whereby a motorcyclist has sustained serious injuries.

“I would ask that anyone who was in or near the area where the collision happened to get in touch with us if you saw anything or have any information on it.

“Also, I would urge any motorists in the area that have a dash-cam to please check their recordings in case anything significant was caught as it could help our investigation, and then send it to us."

Anyone with information can call the police 24-hour non-emergency number 101 or make a report on the website, quoting reference number 43220454984.