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Police investigate motorcycle crash - Hawkesbury

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 02:02:29 PM

Police are investigating a crash in Sydney’s north west which left a motorcyclist with serious injuries today.

About 12pm (Wednesday 31 May 2017), police were called to Putty Road, Colo Heights, after reports of a crash.

The male motorcyclist sustained serious leg injuries.

He was airlifted to Westmead Hospital where he will undergo surgery. His condition is not known at this stage.

Officers from Hawkesbury Local Area Command attended and are conducting inquiries into the incident assisted by the Crash Investigation Unit.

A number of witnesses, including the driver of a truck stopped to assist.

The Putty Road is currently closed in both directions and motorists are advised to avoid the area.

No other details are available at this time.

Police are urging anyone with information on the incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.