Biker seriously injured in collision near Barnstaple

Joseph Bulmer

A motorcyclist is in hospital in Barnstaple with serious injuries following a collision on the A39 near Roundswell yesterday (Sunday) afternoon. The 40-year-old local man s Honda CBR 1100 was involved in a collision with a blue Volkswagen Golf directly op

A motorcyclist is in hospital in Barnstaple with serious injuries following a collision on the A39 near Roundswell yesterday (Sunday) afternoon.

The 40-year-old local man's Honda CBR 1100 was involved in a collision with a blue Volkswagen Golf directly opposite the picnic site entrance at Rooksbridge just after 3pm. Police said both vehicles were travelling in the same direction towards Bideford.

The 50-year-old driver of the car was uninjured.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact the police on 08452 777444, quoting log 577 of 110410.

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