Motorcyclist left fighting for his life following serious crash in St Ives

A Motorcyclist has been left fighting for his life after a crash near Harrison Way Roundabout near St Ives.

A Motorcyclist has been left fighting for his life after a crash near Harrison Way Roundabout near St Ives. - Credit: Google Earth

A motorcyclist was left fighting for his life, after a serious crash in St Ives. 

On Saturday, November 20, at about 11.10am a red Yamaha YZF was involved in a collision with a black Mercedes CLS 320 on the A1123 close to the roundabout with Harrison Way. 

Paramedics, including the air ambulance, attended and the 48-year-old motorcyclist was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for treatment.  

He remains in a critical condition. 

Police are now appealing for witnesses following the crash. 

The driver of the Mercedes, a 67-year-old man, remained at the scene and has been spoken to by police. No arrests have been made. 

Sergeant Ian Leeson said: “This was a serious collision which has left a man in critical condition in hospital. 

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“We’re appealing for anyone who saw the collision, or either vehicle in the build-up to it, to contact us as a matter of urgency.  

“We are particularly keen to hear from anyone who may have dashcam footage.” 

Anyone with information is urged to contact police via their web chat service https://bit.ly/3vsiYDw or online forms at www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting incident 210 of November 20.  

Anyone without internet access should call 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.