Motorcyclist suffers serious leg injury in Drayton crash

Police were called to the scene. Picture: James Bass.

Police were called to the scene. Picture: James Bass. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2012

A man was seriously injured following a crash in Drayton on Tuesday evening.

The crash happened shortly before 7.20pm on Hall Lane, near to Charter Road, and involved one vehicle, an orange Honda CBR motorcycle.

The rider, a man in his 30s, suffered a serious leg injury and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for treatment.

The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident and was reopened at around 12.50am on Wednesday morning.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the crash or has information concerning the manner of riding prior to it.

•Witnesses should contact PC Steven Lee at Acle Roads Policing on 101.