Road Traffic Incident: Newcastle

Officers from Newcastle Local Policing Team (LPT) are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic incident in Newcastle.

The incident happened at around 8pm yesterday (6 October) when a motorcyclist was travelling along Dimsdale Parade. A black car pulled out of Chelmsford Road into the path of the motorcyclist, causing the rider to swerve and fall of his bike. The car has then driven away without stopping.

Fortunately the motorcyclist wasn’t seriously injured, but did receive medical treatment as a result of falling off his bike.

Officers are keen to speak to the driver of the black car.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 734 of October 6.