Serious Injury Collision in Poole : Witness Appeal

Officers investigating a serious injury collision in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

The collision occurred at around 11.30am today, Tuesday 2 October 2018, on Creekmoor Lane. It involved a blue and white motorcycle and a Red Seat Ibiza motor car.

The male motorcyclist, aged 17 and from Bournemouth, was taken by air ambulance to Southampton General Hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the Seat was uninjured.

Road closures have been put in place on Creekmoor Lane to allow the emergency services to deal with the incident and for a thorough examination of the scene to take place.

Police Sergeant Nikki Burt, of the Serious Collision Investigation Team, said: “This collision left the motorcyclist with significant injuries and we are carrying out a thorough examination to establish the full circumstances.

“I am appealing to any witnesses to the collision or the manner of driving or riding of the vehicles involved prior to the incident to contact us.

“I would also like to hear from anyone who may have captured the incident on dashcam.

“Finally, I would like to thank motorists for their patience and understanding during the road closures, which are absolutely necessary to allow the emergency services to work at the scene and for a detailed examination to take place.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email scit@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 2:150. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.