A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital after a “serious” road accident in Hartlepool.
It happened at 5.15pm on Sunday in Brierton Lane.
Police described it as a “serious” collision.
The motorcyclist was taken to James Cook University Hospital, in Middlesbrough.
It is not known how serious the motorcyclist’s injuries are.
The road was closed by police but has now re-opened.