Moped rider escapes serious injury, but not the police

A moped rider avoided serious injury after colliding with a car, but could find himself in trouble with the law.

Friday, 11th October 2019, 3:50 pm
Updated Friday, 11th October 2019, 4:50 pm
The moped was badly damaged in the smash.

The crash happened at the junction of the Highfield Road and Westfield Road in Horbury on Wednesday afternoon.

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Despite extensive damage to the grey moped, the rider had a lucky escape, while the occupants of the car did not duffer any injury.

But taking to Facebook, the police said: "Enquiries ongoing but the motorcyclist may have an even bigger headache due to not having the appropriate documents."