POLICE were called to Woodgreen Hill, Woodstock Road, Witney, today following a serious crash.

A Mercedes-Benz car and a motorcycle collided just after 10am.

Polie said the elderly man riding the motorcycle was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, with very serious injuries.

The elderly man driving the car was left shocked and shaken.

The road was closed to allow collision investigators to assess the scene and for the vehicles to be recovered. The road was reopened at 1.45pm.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is urged to contact PC Stuart Flynn at Bicester Roads Policing Department via 0845 8 505 505, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.