Fire crews rescue man trapped under motorbike in Fressingfield

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A man was hospitalised after becoming trapped under his motorbike following an accident in Fressingfield on Sunday.

It happened near Lawn Farm, in Metfield Lane, just before 5pm.

A man was found in a ditch underneath a motorcycle. Fire crews from Stradbroke, Harleston and Halesworth attended the scene and used hydraulic cutting equipment to release him at about 6.03pm.

An ambulance crew treated the man at the scene for facial and leg injuries.

He was taken to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for further care, but an East of England Ambulance spokesperson said his injuries were not thought to be life threatening.