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