A motorcyclist has suffered what has been described by emergency services as a 'life-changing injury' after a collision with a car in Newcastle.
It happened at around 7.30am this morning on Hartshill Road.
Two ambulances and a paramedic officer attended the scene.
The motorcyclist was taken to the Major Trauma Centre at the Royal Stoke University Hospital.
Collision investigators are at the scene.
Police are appealing for witnesses.