A motorbike crash forced police to close one lane of a busy roundabout causing rush hour traffic chaos for commuters.

Police closed part of the Rose Hill Roundabout in Sutton after a motorcyclist crashed causing tailbacks on some of the town's main routes.

The accident happened shortly after 8am. The rider, thought to be in his mid-30s, has been taken to hospital with an ankle injury.

The road is now clear.