Police searching for two witnesses after biker left with serious injuries in crash

Police are appealing for two witnesses to come forward after a biker was left with serious injuries following a collision.

Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 3:41 pm
Updated Thursday, 6th September 2018, 3:28 am
The scene in Murton, c/o Google Street View
The scene in Murton, c/o Google Street View

The incident happened on August 29 on Claude Terrace, in Murton, at 7.05pm outside the Londis convenience store.

An orange KTM motorbike collided with a white Ford Kuga, causing the 21-year-old rider to fall from the bike and sustain serious injuries.

The driver of the car was not injured.

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CCTV footage has shown two members of the public crossing the road at the time of the incident, and officers are keen to speak to them.

A Durham Constabulary spokesman said: “If either of these two people are reading this appeal, we could ask them to contact us on 101, quoting incident number 436 of August 29."