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Colchester: Minor injuries for motorcyclist in road crash

PUBLISHED: 08:34 13 August 2014 | UPDATED: 09:22 13 August 2014

Minor collision between van and motorbike.

Minor collision between van and motorbike.

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A motorcyclist has received minor injuries following a collision in Colchester.

Police were called to the crash between a red box van and the black motorbike on East Street shortly before 7am.

Paramedics are treating the motorcyclist, a male thought to be in his late teens, at the scene before transferring him to Colchester General Hospital for minor treatment.

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