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Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Purbeck

09 October 2019
Officers investigating a serious injury collision in Purbeck are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward.

Dorset Police was called at 2.17pm on Wednesday 9 October 2019 to a report of a single vehicle collision near Rempstone on the B3351 between Corfe Castle and Studland.

The collision involved a black Suzuki motorcycle.

The rider of the motorcycle – a man aged in his 30s from Bournemouth – was taken to Southampton General Hospital by air ambulance. His condition is described as life-threatening.

Road closures were put in place to allow for the emergency services to respond to the incident.

Police Sergeant Mark Scammell, of the traffic unit, said: “An investigation is underway and I am appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision to please contact me.

“I would also like to hear from any motorists who were in the area at the time and may have dashcam footage to assist my investigation.

“Finally, I would like to thank motorists for their patience and understanding during the road closures while we dealt with the incident.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email at scit@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 9:264. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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