Motorbike rider seriously injured in Rotherham collision

Police are asking witnesses to come forward after a motorbike rider was left seriously injured in a collision in Rotherham yesterday afternoon, (Friday 14 July). 
 
Just before 1.25pm, emergency services were called to Moorgate Road, after it was reported that a black Peugeot 206CC, travelling towards Rotherham District General Hospital, was involved in a collision with a blue and white Suzuki GSXR motorbike, travelling in the opposite direction.
 
The collision happened outside of the Vets4Pets and Tesco car park. 
 
The rider of the motorbike, a 61-year-old man, suffered serious injuries as a result of the collision. He currently remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition. 
 
Police are keen to hear from anyone who saw either of the vehicles prior to the collision occurring. If you can help, please call 101 quoting incident number 511 of 14 July 2017.