Video: Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after Halifax crash

A motorcyclist who suffered serious injuries was airlifted to hospital after crash with a car.

The accident closed Skircoat Road on Sunday night causing delays into Halifax town centre.

The incident happened at the traffic lights outside Halifax swimming baths at around 5.30pm.

The road was closed to allow the air ambulance to land and take the motorcyclist to Leeds General Infirmary.

Buses and other traffic were diverted around the scene before the road was reopened just after 10pm.

Jade Watkinson got this video of the air ambulance leaving the scene at 6.35pm.