Appeal after moped rider hurt in Harrogate crash

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Police in Harrogate are appealing for witnesses to a collision which left a moped rider with a broken wrist.

It happened at 9.40am on Thursday, June 19 on the A61 at Almsford Bank between Leeds and Harrogate.

A red, Honda Jazz car and a blue moped crashed as they both travelled towards Harrogate.

The rider of the moped, a 29-year-old man from Bradford, was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where he was treated for a broken wrist and cuts and bruises.

The driver of the Honda Jazz, a 42-year-old woman from Wakefield, was uninjured.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision and to anyone who saw either of the vehicles prior to the crash, to contact them.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Traffic Constable Stuart Holden, or email quoting reference number 12140099695.