Two hurt in illegal bike crash in Batley

Two people were injured in a crash involving two illegal bikes in Batley last night.

By sarah fitton
Thursday, 9th June 2022, 11:47 am
Updated Thursday, 9th June 2022, 11:49 am

Police were called to the accident on Track Road at 5.48pm yesterday (Wednesday) and found one of the bike riders initially unresponsive.

They said he regained consciousness after receiving medical attention at the scene.

He was taken to hospital for further assessment of his injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening.

Police are appealing for witnesses

A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: "The collision was found to have involved a black Honda car and two bikes which were not road legal."

Another rider suffered minor injuries.

"Enquiries are ongoing into the collision and anyone who witnessed it, or the movements of the vehicles prior to it, is asked to contact the Roads Policing Unit on 101 or by using the LiveChat facility on the West Yorkshire Police website, quoting log reference 1280 of 8 June," said the spokesperson.