Young cyclist injured in Harrogate collision

Police wish to speak to a woman who stopped at the scene of a collision involving a teenage boy and a car in Harrogate.

Monday, 8th August 2016, 9:52 am
Updated Monday, 8th August 2016, 10:54 am
Police wish to hear from witnesses, including a woman who stopped at the scene to help the injured boy.

The 14-year-old, who was riding a bike, suffered leg, head and shoulder injuries during a collision with a black Ford Mondeo on Harcourt Drive, Harrogate, close to the junction with Kingsway at 1pm on Friday (August 5).

He was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where his condition is described as comfortable by police.

Officers are appealing for the woman who stopped at the scene to help the injured boy, and any other witnesses, to come forward.

The woman stayed with the boy until his parents arrived at the scene. Witnesses are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Traffic Constable Rob Roberts of Harrogate Roads Policing Group, quoting reference number 12160140826.