Biker injured in accident at Beachy Head

A MOTORCYCLIST suffered injuries after falling from his bike on Beachy Head Road.

The rider, a man in his 40s, is believed to have swerved to avoid a 12-year-old boy at around 3pm on Wednesday (July 25).

He had to be taken to Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton with potentially serious chest injuries.

Police attended the scene and closed the road near to the Beachy Head visitor centre for around an hour.