Plymouth jogger suffers 'life threatening head injuries' after collision with motorcycle (From This is The West Country)
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Plymouth jogger suffers 'life threatening head injuries' after collision with motorcycle
9:03am Tuesday 5th November 2013 in Devon
A woman has been seriously injured after colliding with a motorcycle while out jogging in the Greenbank area of Plymouth yesterday evening.
The incident took place around 7.20pm on Monday 4 November on Greenbank Road, close to the junction with Hospital road. It is believed the woman, in her early thirties, was out jogging and she was struck by a motorcycle as the woman was crossing Greenbank Road.
The injured pedestrian was taken to Derriford Hospital, with what medical staff at the scene described as life threatening head injuries. The motorcyclist, a man in his early twenties, received minor injuries.
The road was closed while emergency services carried out work at the scene.
Police from the serious collisions investigation unit are now carrying out enquiries and are appealing for any witnesses to the incident to contact them.
If anyone saw this incident please call police on 101 and quote reference 705 of 4 November 2013.
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