A142 at Chatteris re-opens after motorcyclist injured

A142 RTC.
A142, Chatteris
Sunday 02 May 2021.
Picture by Terry Harris.

Motorcyclist injured at Chatteris today. The A142 was closed for a time to treat the injured rider and to clear the road. - Credit: Terry Harris

A motorcyclist was seriously injured today on the A142 at Chatteris today.

It is thought the motorcyclist was part of a group of other motorcyclists out for a Sunday trip when he lost control of his machine.

Motorists stopped to give first aid until the emergency services arrived. 

The road has just re-opened.  

Police and emergency services  attended the scene and diversions were put in place.  

The collision happened at the junction of the B1098. 

A142 RTC. A142, ChatterisSunday 02 May 2021. Picture by Terry Harris.

Police closed the A142 at Chatteris following an incident involving a motorcyclist. - Credit: Terry Harris

A police spokesman said traffic was diverted through the town for a time but the road has since re-opened.