A MAN was taken to hospital after a motorbike crash on Hove seafront today.

The crash took place at 7.45am in Kingsway.

A police spokesman said the motorbike collided with a car and the rider was knocked to the road.

He said: "A motorcyclist suffered suspected leg injuries when his bike was in collision with a car. He has since been taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital."

An ambulance service spokesman said: "A man was knocked from his bike. He complained of leg pains and a team assessed and treated him on the scene before taking him to hospital for further treatment."