Motorcyclist taken to hospital after Powdermill Lane crash

A MOTORCYCLIST was injured after his bike collided with a car in Battle on Wednesday afternoon.

The man, who is believed to be aged in his 40s, was travelling along Powdermill Lane when the accident happened near the Wylands International Angling Centre just after 5.10pm.

The man sustained injuries including a fractured arm and was treated at the scene before being taken to the Conquest Hospital in Hastings in an ambulance.

Battle firefighters were also called to the scene, but no one was trapped and there was no oil spill to be cleared.