A motorcyclist entered a shop at a gas station in Elst on Tuesday morning. The driver was seriously injured, the police reported on Twitter.

Around 5.00 am the accident happened along the A325 near Elst in the direction of Arnhem. Images show that the driver entered the store with his motorcycle through a closed roller shutter.

The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with "serious injuries", police said. It is unclear how the driver is currently.

The police are investigating the incident.