Arrest after biker hurt in crash

A MOTORBIKE rider was taken to hospital with leg injuries after a collision with a car.

Emergency services were called to the incident, involving a Yamaha motorbike and a Ford Focus Zetec, at around 6.30pm yesterday, in Northgate, on the Headland.

The driver of the car, a 36-year old man, was arrested in connection with the incident and bailed to appear before police next month.

The injured motorbike rider, 30, received a fixed penalty notice for having no insurance.