Woman left with broken wrists after A6 Burton Latimer crash

A motorcyclist suffered broken wrists in a crash which closed a section of the A6 for three hours on Friday (January 3).

Monday, 6th January 2020, 4:03 pm
Updated Monday, 6th January 2020, 4:05 pm
The woman was taken to University Hospital Coventry.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the busy road near the junction with Higham Road in Burton Latimer at about 3.30pm.

Two motorbikes - a green Triumph and a black Herald - and a black Renault were involved in a crash.

A police spokesman said: "One of the riders of the bikes, a woman, was taken to University Hospital Coventry as a precautionary measure with broken wrists and sore ribs but is okay.

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"The other rider and car driver were okay."

The road was closed with lengthy queues before it re-opened at about 6.30pm.