UPDATE 5PM: A motorcyclist is reported to be in a serious condition as a result of the crash earlier today. Hollow Tree Rd remains closed between the Lyell Hwy and Marked Tree Rd. The rider will be taken to the Royal Hobart Hospital for treatment. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.
UPDATE 3.35PM: POLICE advise that Hollow Tree Rd will be closed for one hour while emergency services attend to a crash involving a motor vehicle and a motorbike. Traffic diversions are in place at the Lyell Hwy and Marked Tree Rd junctions.
EARLIER: POLICE and emergency services are responding to a report of a crash on Hollow Tree Rd, Bothwell, between a car and a motorcycle this afternoon. In a statement issued at about 3.30pm, police said injuries were unknown at this stage. Police ask that motorists avoid the area until further notice.