Motorbike rider taken to hospital after crash on A14 at Kettering

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after a crash on the A14 at Kettering last night (Monday).

Tuesday, 12th July 2016, 10:49 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th July 2016, 11:52 am
The incident took place at about 6.40pm on the eastbound carriageway close to Junction 8.

The incident took place at about 6.40pm on the eastbound carriageway close to Junction 8.

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The rider came off his bike in the single-vehicle collision and was taken to University Hospital Coventry.

A force spokesman said he suffered leg injuries which were not believed to be serious or life-threatening.

The ambulance and fire service attended the scene, with the road reopened at about 7.20pm after petrol was cleared from the road surface.