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Biker in hospital after pile-up on A2 near Dartford Heath causes long delays

22 January 2014
by KentOnline reporter

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after a pile-up on the A2 near Dartford last night.

The bike and six other vehicles were involved in the smash on the London-bound carriageway at just after 5.30pm.

Police said the rider was taken to a London hospital to be treated for head and arm injuries.

Aftermath of a pile-up on the A2 at Dartford. Picture Kent_999s

Aftermath of a pile-up on the A2 at Dartford. Picture: Kent_999s

The road was closed for more than two hours after the crash near Dartford Heath.

It blocked all three lanes and led to delays of more than an hour-and-a-half.

One lane was opened by 7.15pm, with the road fully reopened about an hour later.

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