Motorcyclist injured in crash on A165

Crash closes Filey Road
Crash closes Filey Road

A motorcyclist has sustained serious injuries in a crash involving a car on Filey Road.

A collision involving a blue Vauxhall Zafira and black Triumph motorcycle was reported by ambulance service to the police today (Friday August 26) at 12.55pm on Filey Road, Scarborough.

A 26-year-old male who was riding the motorcycle has sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries.

He was taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment.

Witnesses are asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1, and speak to the Force Control Room. Please quote reference NYP-26082016-0260.

The road was closed but has recently been reopened.