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Police have closed Birchington Road in Grangetown following a serious road traffic collision.

The collision is believed to be between a young motorbike rider and a car near the Magnet roundabout.

The condition of the motorbike rider is believed to be serious.

The North East Air Ambulance landed on the scene at about 8pm.

Birchington Road expected to be closed for a number of hours while police carry out their investigations.

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