Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious injury collision in the Milton Keynes area.

The appeal relates to an incident that happened at 7pm on Friday (05/10), when two motorbikes were involved in a collision where both riders came off their bikes on Northampton Road in Lathbury.

One rider, a 32-year-old man, suffered a serious injury to his head and is in John Radcliffe Hospital in a critical condition. He was riding a blue Yamaha motorcycle.

The other rider, a 29-year-old man suffered minor injuries to his chest and leg. He received treatment at John Radcliffe Hospital and has since been discharged. He was riding a red BMW motorcycle.

Investigating Officer PC Doug Murphy said, “This was a nasty collision in which both motorcycle riders sustained injuries, and one of them is in a critical condition in hospital.

“We are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen either motorcycle along the roads nearby just before the accident happened at 7pm.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting 43180304977.