Corby cyclist, 14, injured in collision with off-road motorbike in town underpass

The bikes crashed in an underpass

Wednesday, 27th July 2022, 11:45 am

A teenager cycling through a town underpass has been injured after his bike collided with an off-road motorbike – part of a group of bikers.

The 14-year-old suffered minor injuries during the crash in the underpass linking St Luke’s Road to Long Croft Road on Wednesday, July 20, between 5.55pm and 6.15pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses following the collision.

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A spokesman for Northants Police said: “The motorcyclist briefly stopped before riding off with three other riders. The boy sustained minor injuries in the collision.

“Officers would like to speak to the motorcyclist, who is described as white, aged 20 to 30, 5ft 11in and was wearing a white helmet, black and red clothing and was riding a black and white off-road motorbike.

“Witnesses or anyone with information which could assist the investigation are asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111quoting incident number 22000431107.”