A 21-year-old man from Tilbury was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving following a collision between a blue BMW and a blue and white Suzuki motorcycle on the Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey, just after 6.15pm on Saturday, November 1.
The motorcyclist, a 37-year-old man, was taken to the Royal London Hospital with serious injuries. His condition is described as serious but stable. The arrested man has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until January 29, 2015. Police are appealing for witnesses and especially anyone who was overtaken by the car or affected by its driving before the crash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Pc Jenny Pirie at the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email email@example.com