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Motorcyclist left with broken bones after collision in Altrincham

By David Prior at

A motorcyclist suffered several broken bones after a collision with a car in Altrincham.

Police were reports of an incident on Hale Road shortly before 8.55pm on Friday July 6th.

A black Lexmoto motorbike had been travelling along Hale Road when it collided with a silver Chevrolet Cruze at the junction with Park Road.

The rider of the motorbike – a man in his 20s – was taken to hospital where he was treated for two broken ankles and a broken wrist.

The driver of the Chevrolet was taken to hospital for treatment. She suffered minor injuries.

No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.

Police Constable Peter Hamnett-Steen, of GMP’s Road Policing Unit, said: “The motorbike rider was left in hospital for a number of days and our thoughts remain with him as he recovers from this incident.

“Hale Road was closed for over three hours while investigative work was carried out but we want to appeal to any witnesses to please get in touch.

“We are continuing to piece together the exact circumstances that led to this collision so if you have any information or dash-cam footage that could assist with our investigation, please call us.”

Anyone with information or dash-cam footage should call GMP’s Road Policing Unit on 0161 856 6108 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.