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Biker has potentially life-changing injuries after crash

Biker has potentially life-changing injuries after crash

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 12:58pm 1st April 2019. (Updated at 5:27pm 1st April 2019)

A biker has been airlifted to hospital with potentially life changing injuries after a crash near Camborne.

A motorbike and a car collided near Tehidy at around 11am on Monday morning.

A man was airlifted to Derriford hospital and a pillion passenger was taken to Treliske.

Pirate FM understands that two people travelling in the car suffered whiplash and a potentially broken collar bone and rib.

The road was closed for several hours while police went over the scene.

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"Police were called at around 11am with reports of a collision between a Ford car, and a Honda motorcycle which had a pillion passenger, near Halgoss Tehidy, Camborne.

"The male rider of the bike is believed to have been airlifted to Derriford Hospital with serious, potentially life changing injuries.

"The female pillion has been taken to Treliske Hospital.

"The occupants of the Ford were unharmed.

"The road remains closed for clear-up and enquires continue."

Devon and Cornwall Police

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