Motorcyclist injured in crash near Tarras

A motorcyclist has a suspected broken leg after falling from their bike on State Highway 8 near Tarras in Central Otago this morning.

A police spokeswoman said emergency services were called to an area between Cluden Creek Rd and Phillips Rd, where a rider had gone down a bank after falling from their motorcycle about 11am.

They were being airlifted to Dunedin Hospital.

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