A MOTORCYCLIST was taken to hospital after a crash at Malvern Link.

The crash happened at about 11.45am at the junction of Worcester Road and Pickersleigh Road, and emergency services were quickly on the scene.

Fire crews from Malvern Fire Station, just up the road, were there almost immediately, administering trauma care and assisting paramedics and police by making the scene safe.

An ambulance and paramedic officer were sent to the scene, as was the air ambulance from Strensham, which landed nearby but was not needed.

The motorcyclist was taken to Worcestershire Royal hospital, with injuries described as not serious. No other injuries were reported.