Teenager seriously injured in crash

ACCIDENT SCENE: Recovery teams removed the Mitsubishi Colt and moped from High Street. Photo (TIM WILSON): SG060115-231TW
ACCIDENT SCENE: Recovery teams removed the Mitsubishi Colt and moped from High Street. Photo (TIM WILSON): SG060115-231TW

A 17-year-old moped rider was seriously injured in a crash in Holbeach yesterday (Tuesday) evening.

The teenager from Holbeach St Marks suffered serious leg fractures and was taken first to Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital before being transferred to Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham.

His moped was involved in a collision with a Mitsubishi Colt in High Street, near its junction with Barrington Gate, at about 6.30pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them on the Collision Witness Hotline 01522 558855.