Trike rider seriously injured in crash at Dalton-on-Tees

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man suffered serious injuries when his trike left the road.

It happened at about 12.30pm on Wednesday on the A167 Northallerton Road, Dalton-on-Tees.

A distinctive-looking trike – black in colour, with two wheels at the front and one at the rear – left the road and collided with a hedge.

The rider suffered serious, life-threatening injuries.

Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the collision itself, or the trike being ridden prior to the collision – or anyone with relevant CCTV or dashcam footage – to get in touch.

Please email PC Paddy Green, paddy.green@northyorkshire.police.uk or dial 101 and select option 2.

Please quote 12230143599 when passing information.