VIDEO: Motorcyclist injured in Northumberland town-centre crash

A young motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with a broken ankle after a collision with a car in Alnwick this morning.

The incident happened on Bailiffgate, outside St Michael’s Church, at around 10.45am.

The secne of the accident in Alnwick.

The secne of the accident in Alnwick.

The injured motorcyclist is 20 and has gone to Wansbeck General Hospital for treatment. The driver of the Volkswagen Tiguan was said to be uninjured.

A couple of district nurses were first at the scene and a nearby resident gave first aid. Bailiffgate was shut to traffic, with vehicles being diverted via Canongate and The Peth, but is now reopen.