Rider seriously injured after crash near Port Macquarie

A motorcycle rider has been taken to hospital following a single-vehicle crash in North Haven, near Port Macquarie this morning.

Shortly after 6am today (Thursday 10 October 2019), emergency services were called to Ocean Drive, near Hillman Street, North Haven, after reports a Harley Davidson motorcycle has lost control and hit a brick wall of a North Haven café.

The rider, a 56-year-old man from Laurieton, was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for a serious head injury before being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

Officers from Mid-North Coast Police District established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

For the latest traffic information motorists are advised to visit www.livetraffic.com.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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