Biker injured in Gainsborough crash

A BIKER suffered serious injuries when his motorcycle collided with a car near Northorpe, Gainsborough today (Saturday).

The crash happened on the B1205 Gainsborough Road at Northorpe near the junction with the A15 at noon.

The rider of a red Suzuki motorbike, a 20-year-old Doncaster man, was taken to Lincoln County Hospital with serious fractures and a head injury.

The driver of a Red Renault Scenic, a 64-year-old man from Lincoln, is not thought to be injured.

A pillion passenger on the motorbike has also been taken to hospital with less serious injuries.

Anyone with information or who saw either of the vehicles prior to the incident should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on on 01522 558855.