Motorbike rider knocked unconscious in Coniston road crash

A motorcyclist has been knocked unconscious in a collision with a car at Coniston. 

The rider was travelling at about 60kms/h when his bike collided with the back of a car near the corner of Bridge and Auburn Streets, Coniston, about 2.15pm Tuesday. 

The man, 45, lost consciousness for several minutes. 

He was transported by ambulance to Wollongong Hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.