Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in Santon crash

A motorcyclist from the Isle of Man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a crash involving a Colas lorry, say police.

It happened at about 1640 (BST) on Thursday on the Main Douglas to Ballasalla Road in Santon.

The motorcyclist, who was riding a BMW R1200 bike, was travelling in the direction of Douglas.

The road was closed for three hours after the crash and police would like to speak to any witnesses.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact police headquarters in Douglas.

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