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Update: Benton Street re-opens after motorcyclist is airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital following crash

PUBLISHED: 16:30 24 August 2014 | UPDATED: 18:21 24 August 2014

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A road in Hadleigh has re-opened after a serious crash in Hadleigh.

Police officers were called at around 11.10am to the incident in Benton Street which involved a Toyota Auris and a motorcycle.

The male motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital by East Anglian Air Ambulance.

He is being treated for potentially life-changing leg injuries.

The road was closed for several hours with diversions in place while officers examined the scene.

Officers re-opened the road just before 5pm.

Any witnesses are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.

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