Motorcyclist seriously injured after crash on A565 between Southport and Preston

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Motorcyclist seriously injured after crash on A565 between Southport and Preston

Posted on – 24th October, 2020 – 9:18pm | Author – | Posted in – Preston News, Roads, Transport

Southport New Road at the junction with Moss Hey Lane Pic: Google

Police are calling for any motorists travelling between Preston and Southport to get in touch after a motorcyclist remains in a serious condition after a crash.

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The rider of the Triumph motorcycle was attempting to overtake two vehicles, heading in the direction of Preston, close to the junction with Moss Hey Lane. Police say he crashed into the kerb, came off his bike and hit the flatbed truck. He remains in RPH in a ‘serious condition’.

See the latest news and information for your area by entering your postcode below Sergeant Lee Harris said: “Sadly, the motorcyclist is still very poorly in hospital and my thoughts remain with him and his family at this difficult time. “We need anyone who was travelling along the road and saw what happened during this incident to get in contact, as it’s important that we understand how and why it occurred.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or email 1301@lancashire.pnn.police.uk quoting incident reference 0705 of October 23rd. Read more: See the latest Preston news and headlines Motorcyclist seriously injured after crash on A565 between Southport and Preston

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