Borders police are appealing for information following a road traffic incident near Eddleston on Sunday.
The incident happened on the Meldons Road, at the Eddleston to Linwater Road, at around 1pm on Sunday, August 21.
A male rider fell from a Vespa scooter and was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.
Sergeant Neil Inglis, of Galashiels Road Policing, said: “We’re appealing for witnesses who might’ve seen the scooter at the time of the incident.
“It’s possible a black car was involved, and we’re trying to establish the full circumstances.”
Those with any information should contact Police Scotland on 101.