Children involved in crash on Chesterfield street

Two children were involved in a crash on a Chesterfield street last night.

Thursday, 8th December 2016, 7:34 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:39 pm
The crash happened on Highfield Lane at the junction with Newbold Avenue. Picture: Google.

A Fiat 500 car and Kawasaki 125 motorbike collided on Highfield Lane in Newbold at about 6pm.

A Derbyshire police spokesman said: "It happened at the junction with Newbold Avenue.

"The driver of the Fiat along with a passenger and two children who were in the back seat suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital for a check-up.

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"The motorcyclist was taken to the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield.

"His condition is not currently known."

An eyewitness to the crash said: "It looked serious."