Motorcyclist taken to hospital following crash near Blayney

A MOTORCYCLIST has been seriously injured in a crash near Blayney this evening.

Police said the rider lost control of his bike and crashed on Forest Reefs Road around 5.45pm.

“NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the patient for serious leg, arm and shoulder injuries,” police said on the NSW Traffic and Highway Patrol Command Facebook page.

“Toll Rescue was dispatched from Bankstown. A medical team also left Orange to meet paramedics to help stabilise the patient.”

The patient was transferred to Sydney hospital.