Biker in critical condition after A1 smash

PUBLISHED: 13:15 10 November 2006 | UPDATED: 11:11 06 May 2010

Lister Hospital

Lister Hospital

A motorcyclist in his mid 30s and from Bedfordshire remains in a critical condition with head injuries in Lister Hospital after colliding with the central barrier on the A602 bypass between Stevenage and Hitchin on Thursday afternoon. The road was closed

A motorcyclist in his mid 30s and from Bedfordshire remains in a critical condition with head injuries in Lister Hospital after colliding with the central barrier on the A602 bypass between Stevenage and Hitchin on Thursday afternoon.

The road was closed for three hours after the incident at close to junction eight of the A1 (M).

Police say for reasons unknown the motorcyclist collided with the barrier. Investigation officers are now appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information should contact Pc Anthony Winter on 01438 757655.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the The Comet