Charges laid after motorcyclist rear-ended

Provincial police have charged a female driver in relation to a collision that left a motorcyclist in serious condition.

The collision occurred on Monday near Tillsonburg when a 68-year-old man driving a motorcycle was struck from behind while stopped at a red light, according to police.

As a result a 49-year-old Norfolk County woman has been charged with careless driving.

The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries; he remains in serious condition.

Police say the collision remains under investigation.