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Motorcyclist hospitalised after coming off his bike

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a one-vehicle crash in Buxton. 

It happened at around 4.30pm on Monday 3 August on the A5004 Manchester Road, just past the layby at the top of the hill as you come out of Buxton, before the bend.

Police believe just one vehicle, a motorbike, was involved.

The man, who was riding the motorcycle, suffered serious injuries to his hand and was taken to hospital for treatment.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision, or if they were travelling along Manchester Road in either direction around the time and may have dashcam footage.

You can get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods, quoting reference number 20*400396 and name of the officer in the case, PC Kirsty Wallace-Parr, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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