BREAKING: Motorbike collides with two pedestrians on Goring and Streatley Bridge

Three people taken to hospital and bridge closed

Dan Cooper


Dan Cooper


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A MOTORBIKE has collided with two pedestrians on the Goring and Streatley Bridge this afternoon (Sat).

The two pedestrians, both believed to be female, have been taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford - one by road and the other by air ambulance.

The motorcyclist, believed to be male, has been taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading.

The South Central Ambulance Service said there were a "mixture of injuries", but added it was not yet clear the severity.

Thames Valley Police and the SCAS are currently at the scene and the bridge has been closed.

Police confirmed they were called to reports of a road traffic collision between a motorcycle and two pedestrians.

More to follow.

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