Man suffers head injuries in crash

A man has been taken to hospital
A man has been taken to hospital

A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital with head injuries following a road traffic collision.

Paramedics from North West Ambulance were called to the junction of Fletcher Street and Mealhouse Lane, in Atherton, at 10am on Thursday, after an Audi and a motorbike were involved in smash.

An air ambulance was also deployed but was not needed as the motorcyclist was taken to hospital by road.

A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said: “The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with minor head injuries as a precaution. No arrests were made.”