Motorcyclist hurt in crash

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with a suspected broken collar bone following an accident on a busy route.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 9:40 am
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 9:41 am
The accident happened close to the River Wyre roundabout Image: GOOGLE

The incident happened at around 6pm on Monday evening in Breck Road, Poulton at the junction with Amounderness Way.

The dark coloured Yamaha motorbike was in collision with a red Audi.

The rider of the motorbike ended up underneath the other vehicle.

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Ambulance crews and police were called to the scene and the road was closed while the male rider - who also sustained head and leg injuries - was given treatment.

He was taken to hospital and the road was re-opened by 8.30pm.