Moped rider hurt in collision with HGV in North Yorkshire

Police are appealing for witnesses after a moped rider was injured in a road crash in York today.

The A1237 near to its junction with the A59. Photo: Google.
The A1237 near to its junction with the A59. Photo: Google.

The rider’s black Honda moped was in collision with a white and blue Scania HGV on the A1237 in Upper Poppleton.

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Police said the incident happened shortly after 8am at the roundabout near to the road’s junction with the A59.

The rider, a 19-year-old man from York, was taken to hospital with leg injuries.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to ring North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting log reference 12170187490.