Woman fighting for life after motorbike crash

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News from the police...

A woman from the Hemsworth area is fighting for her life after the motorbike she was riding on was in a collision with a car.

Police said a black Pulse XF125 motorbike collided with a white Toyota Corolla on the A628 Collier Road, at the junction with Engine Lane, in Shafton, near Barsnley, at around 7.50pm on Saturday,

The man riding the motorbike, 36, and a 35-year-old woman, who was a pillion passenger, both suffered life-threatening injuries.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said the woman remained in a life-threatening condition and the man was in a serious but stable condition.

The man driving the Toyota was not injured.

Anyone with any information should contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 996 of April 11, 2015.