Update: Road in Leeds reopens after man seriously injured during collision

The car and motorbike collided on Foundry Approach near the junction with Broughton Lane this morning. Picture: Google
The car and motorbike collided on Foundry Approach near the junction with Broughton Lane this morning. Picture: Google

A man has been seriously injured after a motorbike and car crashed in Leeds this morning.

Police closed part of Foundry Approach in Harehills while emergency services worked at the scene.

A spokeswoman said officers had been called shortly before 7am to a collision near the junction with Broughton Avenue.

She said a man in his 20s had been taken to hospital after the crash involving a silver Toyota and a black Suzuki motorbike.

The road was closed for around three hours and has now reopened.

First Bus said its number 4 and 16 services were being affected by the disruption on Foundry Approach.

The services were diverting via Harehills Lane, Strathmore Drive, Foundry Drive and Foundry Avenue in both directions.

More rail strikes to hit Northern services