Teenager injured after crashing motorbike

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A teenager had to be taken to hospital after he lost control of a motorbike and crashed into metal railings.

The 19-year-old fractured his leg and suffered internal injuries after crashing on Clough Lane, Mixenden at around 6.30pm last night.

The road was closed for around three hours while the emergency services dealt with the incident.

A police spokeswoman said enquiries are ongoing as to the circumstances around the collision.