29th Apr, 2017

Biker thrown from bike into hedge in Napton crash

Leamington Editorial 14th Sep, 2015 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

A MOTORCYCLIST was airlifted to hospital after being thrown from his bike into a hedge at Napton.

The rider, in his 50s, suffered arm, chest and suspected pelvic injuries in the crash at lunchtime on Sunday (September 13).

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Following treatment the man was airlifted to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire for further emergency treatment.

“Thankfully the man was wearing fully armoured safety clothing which medics said helped to minimise the injuries he suffered.”