Carnforth biker seriously injured in Morecambe collision

The scene of Wednesday's accident
The scene of Wednesday's accident

A motorcyclist from Carnforth has been seriously injured after an accident in Morecambe.

The bike the 37-year-old man was on was in collision with a Honda Civic car while travelling down Broadway towards Lancaster at around 6.30am on Wednesday.

It happened at the junction with Beaufort Road and Burlington Avenue.

The man was rushed to the Royal Preston Hospital where he is still being treated for multiple serious injuries, police said.

His condition is described as stable.

Sergeant Finn Quainton, from Lancashire Police’s Road Policing Unit, said: “CCTV and house to house enquires are underway.

“I would appeal to anybody that witnessed this collision or with any information that could assist with our investigation to contact police on 101.”

A road closure was put in place for four hours to allow for an investigation to take place.

The driver of the car was unhurt.