Motorbike rider airlifted to hospital with broken arm and leg after three vehicle collision

Officers from Cleveland Police are today appealing for witnesses following a collision involving three vehicles which occurred opposite the Birkbrown Showrooms in Charltons.

The incident took place at around 6.10pm on Thursday 9th April involving two motorcycles and a Honda Civic.

A 50-year old local man who was riding a BMW motorbike was airlifted to James Cook University Hospital with a broken arm and a broken leg. He remains in hospital this morning in a stable condition.

Any witnesses to the incident are asked to contact PC Paula Metcalfe-Smith on the non emergency number 101, quoting reference number 58628