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.