Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses after a road traffic collision in St Helens left a motorcyclist with a serious head injury today
A report was received at 4.43pm that a collision involving a red and black Honda motorbike and a white Kia Sportage car had happened on Windermere Avenue.
The 23-year-old male rider has been taken to hospital for treatment to a serious head injury.
The female driver of the car was uninjured but badly shaken. She has been taken to hospital to be assessed.
Officers have closed a section of Windermere Avenue, at its junction with Eskdale Avenue, in both directions to carry out investigation work. CCTV enquiries are also being carried out to see if the collision was captured on camera.
Anyone with information on this incident can call MSOC Roads Policing Officers on 0151 777 5747. Alternatively, call the 101 number or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.