POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries following a crash in Cudworth.

The crash happened on Sunday (September 24) at around 6.05pm, when a white Vauxhall Movano van and a purple Yamaha motorcycle were involved in a collision in Snydale Road at the junction with Saxon Street.

The rider of the motorcycle, a 19-year-old man, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and his condition is described as critical.

Witnesses to the collision are asked to call 101 quoting incident number 915 of September 24 2017.