Motorcylist hurt in Mayfield

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious injuries this morning (Thursday June 27) after he came off his bike in Mayfield.

The incident happened at 11:30am on the A267, Argos Hill, at the junction of Bassett’s Lane.

The 17-year-old motorcyclist was taken to the Royal London Hospital in East London by air ambulance.

The road was closed in both directions.

Sergeant Stacey Ellott from the Sussex Road Policing Unit said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who saw the boy come off his machine or saw him in the moments immediately beforehand. If you can help please call us on 101 quoting Operation Standard. You can also email us at ‘”