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Police officer airlifted to hospital after crash with motorbike going wrong way down M25

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Patrols were responding to reports of a stolen motorcycle when the collision happened near Junction 3 on the M25 shortly after 4pm today, Kent Police said

The police officer has been taken to a London hospital for treatment

A police officer has been airlifted to hospital following a crash involving a motorbike going the wrong way down the M25.

Patrols were responding to reports of a stolen motorcycle when the collision happened near Junction 3 at about 4pm today, Kent Police said.

The bike, which was being driven the wrong way along the clockwise carriageway, collided with a male officer.

He was seriously injured in the incident and has been taken to a London hospital for treatment.

A man, 26, has been arrested on suspicion of offences including dangerous driving.

The M25 was closed in both directions near Junction 3 for Swanley following the crash.

Both carriageways have since reopened but traffic remained heavily congested as of 6pm.

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