POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a car and motorbike were involved in a collision in Barnsley.

At around 6.25pm on August 22, police believe that a black Ford Kuga and a green Kawasaki motorbike were travelling along the Dearne Valley Parkway towards Wombwell.

Officers received reports that as the vehicles approached the Hemingfield roundabout they were involved in a collision.

The motorbike rider, a 37-year-old man, was taken to the Northern General Hospital where he was treated for fractures to his leg, hip and pelvis.

The two occupants of the car, a 67-year-old man and a 68-year-old woman, were taken to Barnsley Hospital where they were treated for shock.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or the events leading up to it.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 841 of August 22.