Police motorcyslist hurt in collision outside Farnborough Air Show

Police officer injured in traffic accident

Police officer injured in traffic accident

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A HAMPSHIRE police motorcyslsit was injured in a collision outside of the Farnborough International Airshow.

The accident happened just after midday today when the police motorcyclist was in collision with a BMW 1 Series.

The officerwas taken by ambulance to Frimley Park Hospital with an injury to his arm.

The driver of the other vehicle, a 28-year-old man from Yateley, was also taken to hospital but it is not known at this time whether he suffered any injuries.

Road closures were in place following the incident and the road was reopened just after 4pm.

The accidenmt that happened at the junction of the Meadowsgate Roundabout with Elles Road is now being investigated by the force's Roads Policing Unit.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Sergeant Adrienne Jerram from the Roads Policing Unit at Eastleigh police station by calling 101 and quoting Operation Cornwallis.

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7:32pm Sun 20 Jul 14

vag says...

At least he only had to go round the corner to get to hospital. I was up there on my bicycle on Friday. The traffic control system was a total nightmare. I Hope the guy recovers.
At least he only had to go round the corner to get to hospital. I was up there on my bicycle on Friday. The traffic control system was a total nightmare. I Hope the guy recovers. vag
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8:41pm Sun 20 Jul 14

melting pot says...

just goes to show no matter how much training you have or how good it is. Motorbike riders are so vulnerable.
just goes to show no matter how much training you have or how good it is. Motorbike riders are so vulnerable. melting pot
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