Motorcyclist remains in hospital after Ashton-on-Ribble collision

Posted on - 13th February, 2019 - 3:31pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Crime, Preston News, Transport, Tulketh
The collision happened on Roebuck Street
The collision happened on Roebuck Street Pic: Kate Rosindale

An appeal has been launched by police after a motorcyclist was hurt on Sunday (10 February) night.


Preston Police were called on 8.36pm to reports of a collision involving a DNA off-road motorcycle and a Mercedes Sprinter.

It happened on Roebuck Street at the junction with Stocks Road in Ashton-on-Ribble.

The biker, a 32-year-old man from Preston, suffered head and abdominal injuries.

He remains in Royal Preston Hospital in a serious condition.

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Sergeant Steve Hardman of Lancashire’s Road Policing Unit said: “We’re working to establish the circumstances surrounding the collision and ask that anyone with information, CCTV or dash cam footage gets in touch.”

Anyone with information should email or call 101 quoting log number 1367 of 10th February.

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