UPDATE: A24 lane closed after ‘motorbike smashed’

A MOTORCYCLIST has received ‘serious’ injuries following a single vehicle collision on the A24, Findon, at 2.30 this afternoon.

Wednesday, 19th October 2011, 3:20 pm

Police and emergency services are currently at the scene and have closed one lane northbound.

Storrington resident Rosemary Vaughn, who made the call to emergency services, told the County Times: “I saw the motorcyclist on the ground with the pieces of his bright green motorbike smashed around him.

“He wasn’t moving so I called the emergency services immediately.”

A spokesperson for Sussex Police said the motorcyclist’s injuries are ‘non life threatening’.

Drivers are advised to use an alternative route.