A MOTORCYCLIST has been seriously injured in a collision this morning (Tuesday) in Oakham.
The crash involved a motorcycle and car and happened near the Uppingham Road junction on the A6003 Oakham bypass at about 6.40am.
The male motorcyclist has been taken to Leicester Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.
The male driver of the car was not injured.
The A6003 is closed between Stamford Road and Manton Top. Diversions are in place.
Police say a man has been arrested in connection with the incident.