UPDATE: Motorcyclist flown to hospital following Plaistow crash

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The Air Ambulance was called to Plaistow following a crash this afternoon (May 7).

Police said a motorcyclist came off their bike at the junction with Rickman’s Lane and Foxbridge Lane just before 2pm.

The motorcyclist was treated at the scene by paramedics before being flown to hospital for further checks, officers added.

Firefighters also attended after the motorbike caught fire.

The fire service said the vehicle was destroyed by the flames.

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