Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following non-stop road traffic collision in Stoke-on-Trent
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A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a non-stop road traffic collision in Talke, Stoke-on-Trent.
Police were called to reports of a collision at 11pm last night (Monday 17 August) at the junction of Coalpit Hill and Coppice Road involving a red Saab and a black Yamaha motorcycle. The driver of the car drove off from the scene but was arrested a short time later.
The motorcylist, a 27-year-old man, from Stoke-on-Trent, received serious leg injuries and was taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital by ambulance.
The 41-year-old man, from Stoke-on-Trent, arrested remains in custody.
DC Diane Sproston, from CID North, said: “Anyone with any information or anyone with dashcam footage should message Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter quoting incident number 876 of 17 August, call 101 or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”