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 Biker seriously injured following Teesdale collision

 27/08/2019

​A MOTORCYCLIST has been left with serious injuries following a three-vehicle collision.


The 55-year-old woman was riding a Honda CBR600 motorbike on the eastbound side of the B6277 when she fell from her bike and collided with a black Vauxhall Mokka and a KTM 1290 Super Duke motorcycle which were travelling in the opposite direction.


She was taken by air ambulance to James Cook University Hospital, in Middlesbrough, with serious injuries. The driver of the vehicle and rider of the other motorcycle were not injured.


The collision happened at 1pm yesterday (August 26) near Bowlees Farm, Newbiggin, and officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. 

 
Anyone who witnessed the collision, or saw the vehicles prior to the collision, should call Durham Constabulary on 101, quoting incident number 225 of August 26.