A MOTORCYCLIST was seriously injured following a crash with a bus near Harden.

The man, who is in his 30s, was riding a blue Suzuki which was involved in a collision with a single-decker bus travelling in the opposite direction.

He was taken to hospital, where he remains in a serious condition.

Police are appealing for anyone with information about the accident, which happened in Harden Road – close to the equestrian centre – just after 6pm yesterday, to come forward.

They are keen to hear from anybody who witnessed the collision or saw the vehicles being driven in the area just before it.

Any dashcam footage is also sought.

Contact the roads policing unit on 101, quoting log number 1375 of 30/7.