Published: December 2, 2011
Motorcyclist injured as accident closes Burnham road for three hours

A motorcyclist has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after an accident on the outskirts of Burnham-On-Sea on Friday (December 2nd).

The B3140 into Burnham from the M5 motorway roundabout was closed for three hours after the collision between a motorbike and a car.

Police officers and ambulance crews were sent to the scene and a male motorcyclist was taken to hospital.

Police spokeswoman Cath Foster told "Police were called to the B3140 at 2.25pm after a motorbike and a car collided."

"The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries."

"The road was closed for several hours while the investigation into the crash started and a quantity of oil was removed from the roadway."


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