Motorcyclist in hospital after accident near Bury St Edmunds

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital (stock image). Picture: SIMON PARKER

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital (stock image). Picture: SIMON PARKER - Credit: Archant

A motorcyclist is thought to have been injured after coming of their bike in west Suffolk.

Police received reports of an accident in The Street, Fornham St Martin, near Bury St Edmunds, shortly after 4.35pm today.

A police spokesman said the biker had been taken to hospital but the extent of their injuries was not yet known.

The road was blocked but had reopened by 5.30pm.

No other vehicles were involved.