A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital seriously injured following a collision with a van in Rye.

The incident, involving a black KTM Juke and a red Vauxhall Combo, happened in Udimore Road just after midday yesterday (Tuesday, 8).

The motorcyclist, a 47-year-old man from Crowborough, was taken to Kings College Hospital in London.

Police said he remains there at this stage with serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to report it online here, or phone 101, quoting Operation Alderton.