Motorbike rider taken to hospital after crash in South Tyneside

A motorbike rider was taken to hospital after a crash with a van in South Tyneside.

Friday, 15th April 2016, 3:37 pm
Updated Friday, 15th April 2016, 3:42 pm
Police on scene after a van and motorbike crashed in Black Road, Hebburn.

Police received a call at 2.45pm today after a collision between a van and a motorbike on Black Road, Hebburn.

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The rider was taken to hospital but he did not have any life-threatening injuries.

The vehicles have been removed from the scene and police were there to assist with traffic. The road remained open.