Police seek eyewitnesses to triple north Down crash that has left motorcyclist in serious condition

Three vehicles collided yesterday in north Down, leaving a motorbike rider in hospital with serious injuries.

Thursday, 26th August 2021, 10:13 am
Updated Thursday, 26th August 2021, 10:40 am
The PSNI

Police are appealing for information and witnesses to the triple collision on the west-bound lane of the Belfast Road, half-a-mile on the western side of Bangor, at 3.35pm on Wednesday.

The other two vehicles were both cars; all three were damaged.

The PSNI said this morning: “The motorcyclist was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries believed to be serious.

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“Two females who had been travelling in one of the vehicles were both left shaken as a result of the incident, with the female passenger sustaining minor cuts.

“Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the collision, or has dash cam footage, to contact 101, quoting reference number 1254 of 25/08/21.”

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