Biker seriously injured in Wakefield crash

A MOTORCYCLIST was seriously injured in an accident in the Horbury area of Wakefield yesterday.

The 29-year-old man was riding a Lexmoto Vixen 125, which careered off New Road just before 2am on Saturday.

It struck a lamp post and a wall before coming to rest in the carriageway. 

The man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment after suffering serious injuries in the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police at Wakefield on 101.