EMERGENCY services are in attendance following reports of an accident involving a car and a motorcycle in Purbeck.

The collision, which took place at Holton Heath, near Wareham, also involved a lamppost.

A Dorset Police spokesman confirmed: "We received a report at 12.25pm of a collision at Organford Bridge at Holton Heath.

"It involved a car and a motorcycle. A lamp post was also reportedly damaged in the incident.

"Officers have attended along with the ambulance service, which is treating the motorcyclist. We are unable to confirm the extent of the injuries at this time.

"Road closures have been put in place while emergency services deal with the incident."