Biker hurt in Barking after reports of crash with lorry

Police executed a drugs search at a Canning Town property on Tuesday

Police executed a drugs search at a Canning Town property on Tuesday - Credit: PA WIRE

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after reports he collided with a lorry.

Police and the London Ambulance Service came to the 34-year-old man’s aid at the London Road junction with New Road, Barking at about 1.20pm this afternoon.

He was found injured and later taken to a hospital in east London, but officers remain on the scene.

An update on his condition is expected soon.