Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision in Icklingham

Emergency services have been called to the scene Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Emergency services have been called to the scene Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: ©Archant Photographic 2010

A motorcyclist suffered a serious leg injury during a crash in a west Suffolk village.

The incident happened at around 6.41pm on Thursday, July 5 in Mildenhall Road, Icklingham and involved no other vehicles.

A spokesperson for the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service (SARS) said: “A volunteer critical care team from SARS charity was mobilised to attend a serious road traffic collision involving a motorcyclist this evening.

“The SARS team, working alongside paramedics from the East of England Ambulance, assessed a male patient in his forties who had suffered a serious leg injury,

“The SARS team sedated the patient at the scene and then accompanied him by land ambulance to hospital.”