Live: Major road in Evington closed after serious crash

A major road in Evington has been closed by Police following a crash this evening.

The incident occurred on Ethel Road, at its junction with Wakerley Road, and involved a car and a motorcyclist.

Witnesses report seeing a bike lying on the roadside. The motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with what are described as ‘life-threatening injuries’.

Ethel Road remains closed while Police carry out their investigations. We will bring you further updates as they become available.