Motorbike and car in serious road accident

A rider sustained serious injuries after his motorcycle collided with a car on Friday (May 3).

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision which took place at around 7.40am on the A5 at Foster’s Booth.

The motorcycle travelling north was in collision with a silver Vauxhall Astra travelling in the opposite direction, as it turned right onto Butcher’s Lane.

The rider was flown by air ambulance to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry. Officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this collision to contact them.

Anyone with information should call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.