Motorcyclist seriously injured in Chapletown crash

BURGLARY warning from the police.
BURGLARY warning from the police.

A motorcycle rider was seriously injured in a collision with a car in Sheffield.

The incident happened when a black motorcycle and a green Rover were involved in a crash in Burncross Road, Chapletown, yesterday (Thursday, July 16), at 6.30pm.

A 39-year-old man riding the motorcycle was taken to hospital with serious injuries. A 78-year-old woman driving the Rover was not injured.

Police said the motorcycle rider was travelling away from Chapeltown when the collision happened close to the junction with Bevan Way.

If you witnessed the collision, or either vehicle prior to the incident, please call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 1014 of 16 July 2015.