An incident involving a car and a bike has closed Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough.

Ambulance and police responded to the incident outside of Dorman Museum.

The road is expected to be closed for a number of hours.

The incident happened at 6pm. An eye witness told Police Hour ‘officers were quick to respond to the motorbike crash’. 

It is a man has been rushed to James Cook University Hospital. 

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