Police appeal for information following serious collision near Harrogate

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a serious road traffic collision that occurred yesterday evening.

By Lucy Chappell
Friday, 17th June 2022, 10:44 am
Updated Friday, 17th June 2022, 10:47 am

The collision occured at around 7.30pm on Thursday, June 16 at the junction of the A61 Harrogate Road and Weeton Lane and involved a black Range Rover and a Yamaha motorcycle.

Unfortunately, the rider of the motorcycle suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and was transferred to hospital where they remain in a stable condition.

A stretch of Harrogate Road was closed for around two hours in both directions to allow for an initial investigation and vehicle recovery.

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a serious road traffic collision in Harrogate

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses of the collision and/or dashcam footage of the collision or the events leading up to what happened.

If you can help, North Yorkshire Police are advising you to email [email protected], or contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option two, and ask for Adam Smith.

Quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12220103906 when providing information.