Mansfield road closed after off-road bike collides with a car

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A Mansfield road remains closed following a collision between an off-road motorbike and a car this afternoon, Sunday 9th November.

The accident happened at about 2.30pm on Botany Avenue.

The male biker was taken to King’s Mill Hospital although it is unknown how seriously he is injured.

The car driver was shaken but was otherwise uninjured.

The vehicles are only just being recovered but forensics have been at the scene for a number of hours.

The road is expected to be re-opened in the next 30 minutes.