A 55-YEAR-OLD man has been seriously injured following a motorbike smash along the Woodhead Pass last weekend.

A red Yamaha motorcycle and a grey MG3 car were involved in the crash on the A628 Woodhead Pass, near to the junction with the A629 in Penistone, at around 8pm on Saturday, June 27.

The motorbike rider was taken to hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the MG3 was not injured.

Police are appealing to anyone who saw the collision to call 101 quoting incident number 1147 of 27 June 2015.