Police appeal for witnesses as motorocyclist fights for life after Cambridgeshire collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious collision in Cambridgeshire on Saturday (20 November) left a motorcyclist fighting for his life.

Monday, 22nd November 2021, 4:13 pm
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At about 11.10am a red Yamaha YZF was involved in a collision with a black Mercedes CLS 320 on the A1123 in St Ives close to the roundabout with Harrison Way.

Paramedics, including the air ambulance, attended and the 48-year-old motorcyclist was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for treatment. He remains in a critical condition.

The driver of the Mercedes, a 67-year-old man, remained at the scene and has been spoken to by police. No arrests have been made.

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Police want anyone who might have been in the area at the time or saw either vehicle on Saturday to contact them.

Sergeant Ian Leeson said: “This was a serious collision which has left a man in critical condition in hospital.

“We’re appealing for anyone who saw the collision, or either vehicle in the build-up to it, to contact us as a matter of urgency. We are particularly keen to hear from anyone who may have dashcam footage.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact police via their web chat service https://bit.ly/3vsiYDw or online forms at www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting incident 210 of 20 November.

Anyone without internet access should call 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.