Biker seriously hurt in collision with car

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a serious accident which occurred on Rudyard Road, Biddulph Moor.

A motorcyclist in his 20s was seriously injured after being involved in a collision with a car.

The collision happened close to the Rose & Crown pub at around 8.50pm on Thursday.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said the biker suffered serious injuries to his head, arm and legs and was taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

A young boy travelling in the car was treated for minor injuries.

Witnesses to the accident are asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101.