Search

Photographs show moment motorcyclist crashes after hitting hare

PUBLISHED: 20:24 21 October 2018 | UPDATED: 10:00 22 October 2018

This is the moment a hare ran out onto a Norfolk race track and caused a rider to crash. Photo: A-Klas Photography

This is the moment a hare ran out onto a Norfolk race track and caused a rider to crash. Photo: A-Klas Photography

Archant

This is the moment a hare ran out onto a Norfolk race track and caused a rider to crash.

The rider loses control and is thrown from his bike, which then flips in the air off the track.  Photo: A-Klas PhotographyThe rider loses control and is thrown from his bike, which then flips in the air off the track. Photo: A-Klas Photography

Photographs show the animal running into the motorbike’s path, before being hit.

The rider loses control and is thrown from his bike, which then flips in the air off the track.

The incident happened on Saturday (October 21) at Snetterton Race Circuit.

It is understood that the rider was not badly injured.

The rider loses control and is thrown from his bike, which then flips in the air off the track.  Photo: A-Klas PhotographyThe rider loses control and is thrown from his bike, which then flips in the air off the track. Photo: A-Klas Photography

However, his bike was damaged.

The Thundersport Club Bike Championships took place at the track over the weekend.

Other news

Train operator Greater Anglia is undertaking a trial with its team of land sheriffs that could prevent hours of delays in East Anglia.

11:23

A “petrified” woman received emails from men asking for sex after a stalker created fake profiles of her on internet dating sites, a court heard.

30 minutes ago

The new chief nurse at the region’s mental health trust has pledged to help drive improvements to patient care.

More than 2,000 people have participated in a conversation about adult mental health services in Norfolk and Waveney

Most Read

A group of neighbours are preparing to once again dazzle festive fans with their legendary round about Christmas display.

Read more
Christmas 2018
Yesterday, 11:55

Plans to build a farm shop incorporating a cafe and butchery at a farm in Great Ellingham have been approved by planners.

Read more
Breckland Council
Mon, 22:05

Residents in Wymondham could face another day of disruption to their water supply as work continues to fix a burst water main.

Read more
Friday, November 16, 2018

Witnesses have described their shock at the moment armed police had to clear a town centre square while they confronted a man.

Read more
11:23

A “petrified” woman received emails from men asking for sex after a stalker created fake profiles of her on internet dating sites, a court heard.

Read more
Norwich Magistrates' Court

Local Weather

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 0°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wymondham and Attleborough Mercury e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Wymondham and Attleborough Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy