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Biker airlifted to hospital after A685 crash

Accident location Credit: bing

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital after a crash in Kirkby Stephen.

The accident happened near to the A685 at around 1pm today when a Citroen car and a motorbike collided.

The motorcyclist, from the Lancashire area, was taken to hospital by air ambulance.

Police say the extent of his injuries are not known but are not believed to be life-threatening.