Motorcyclist in hospital after Broughton Hill incident

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital following an incident on the A606 near Melton this afternoon (Tuesday).

Tuesday, 13th April 2021, 4:22 pm
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Both carriageways have been closed for three hours since emergency services were deployed to the incident, near Nether Broughton.

A spokeswoman for Leicestershire Police said: “We were called to reports of a single vehicle incident, involving a motorcycle, at 1.09pm.

“The ambulance service were called out and the road was closed in both directions with a fuel spillage on the carriageway.

“One person was taken to hospital by ambulance.

“It is understood that the person did not sustain serious injuries.”