Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision on Old Thanet Way
A BUSY road was closed this morning following a crash involving a motorcycle and a car.
The accident, which involved a Yamaha YZF motorcycle and a blue Citroen Saxo, happened on the Old Thanet Way at Chestfield around 6.56am.
Kent Police closed the road in both directions between Chestfield and Swalecliffe and the Greenhill Road roundabout.
A Kent Police spokesman said: “The motorcyclist was taken to William Harvey Hospital with a suspected broken jaw, broken arm and injuries to his lungs that are not thought to be life-threatening.”
The road re-opened at 8.45am.