Biker accident brings chaos to Leeds city centre

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RUSH hour traffic came to a standstill in Leeds this morning after a motorcyclist came off his bike near the Armley Gyratory.

Police and ambulance services were called to the scene, on the A58 Wellington Road, at 7.45am.

The accident scene. PIC: Mark Bickerdike

The accident scene. PIC: Mark Bickerdike

The male rider of the red Ducati motorbike was taken to hospital.

The accident caused serious traffic problems on the westbound carriageway of the A58 inner ring road.

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