Motorcyclist injured in van crash in Manchester

A motorcyclist suffered serious chest and leg injuries after his bike collided with a van in Manchester.

The man is being treated in hospital following the collision on Bury New Road, Strangeways, at 0830 BST on Saturday.

Road closures were in place around HMP Manchester as police cleared the scene.

The 60-year-old van driver was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and bailed until 9 December, pending further inquiries.

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