Motorcyclist seriously injured in New Mills crash

A motorcyclist from New Mills suffered serious head injuries following a collision in the town on Monday afternoon.

The 20-year-old was riding a White Knuckle 125cc motorcycle when it was in collision with a white Escort van, at 4.30pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the accident, which took place on Church Road at its junction with Jubilee Street, to contact them on 01773 572 929.