Motorcyclist seriously injured at Beachy Head

A MOTORCYCLIST suffered broken ribs after coming off his bike at Beachy Head yesterday afternoon (Wednesday).

The 48-year-old man was seriously injured when he came off his motorbike on Beachy Head Road after a 12-year-old child reportedly walked into the road. The youngster was not hit by the bike, and instead fell over suffering gazes and a cut lip.

The motorcyclist is being treated in the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101, quoting the serial number 1125 of 25 July.