Biker seriously injured in crash

A motorcyclist has been left with life threatening injuries after a crash in Rochester on Tuesday. His pillion passenger suffered serious leg injuries.

The motorcycle was travelling along City Way in the direction of Star Hill when it was involved in a collision with a silver Audi.

The 20-year-old rider and his 18-year-old passenger were both taken to hospital in London.

The car driver, a 65 year old man from Rochester, received minor injuries and did not go to hospital.

Witnesses are asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01622 798538, quoting reference 30-1862.