Motoryclist suffers life threatening injuries in collision at Walsoken

PUBLISHED: 10:42 14 June 2017 | UPDATED: 10:42 14 June 2017

Witnesses sought after  collision near Walsoken

Witnesses sought after collision near Walsoken

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A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries following a serious collision with a car in Walsoken.

It happened at Wheatley Bank, close to the junction of the B198, at about 11.15am on Tuesday, June 13.

A blue Sinnis motorcycle, travelling towards Lynn behind a blue Land Rover Discovery, was involved in a collision with a white Ford Mondeo travelling in the opposite direction.

The motorcyclist, a man in his 30s, suffered serious life-threatening injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident. It re-opened at 3.50pm.

Police want to hear from anyone who witnessed the crash or has information on the driving manner of either vehicle before the collision, contact PC Mark Whitmore, Swaffham Road Policing 101.

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