TRAFFIC is tailing back on the Whippingham Road this morning following a small collision involving a motorcycle.

Police are currently at the scene with the bike on a grassed area at the side of the road, awaiting recovery.

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It is believed the rider was knocked off the motorcycle at around 08:15 however has not suffered any serious injuries.

Continuing roadworks outside GKN are also adding to the current traffic congestion.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time for their journeys.

UPDATED @ 09:00 – Traffic is starting to ease in the area although there are still delays outside GKN, Osborne site.

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