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Drivers diverted in Sladesbridge after motorcycle crash

Drivers diverted in Sladesbridge after motorcycle crash

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 3:52pm 13th March 2020. (Updated at 5:00pm 13th March 2020)

Drivers are being asked to find an alternative route after a motorcyclist crashed in Sladesbridge. 

Emergency services were called at around 2.30pm with reports of a single-vehicle collision involving a motorbike on the A389. 

Police said the rider suffered a hand injury which is not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing and is being treated by the paramedics. 

The air ambulance has landed at the scene. 

The road was closed for a time but has now reopened. 

"Police and ambulance were called at around 2.30pm with reports of a single-vehicle collision involving a motorbike on the A389 at Sladesbridge. 

"The rider suffered a hand injury which is not currently believed to be life-threatening or life-changing. He is being treated by paramedics. 

"The air ambulance has also landed at the scene and the road remains closed at this time." 

Spokesperson at Devon and Cornwall Police

"Reports of slow traffic due to accident, a motorbike involved on A389 near Trelawney Garden Centre.

"Affecting traffic travelling between Wadebridge and Bodmin."

INRIX traffic and travel 

Three Plymouth Citybus services are being diverted.  

You can check the latest traffic and travel for Cornwall here.

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