Update: Scooter rider in hospital after Cowbit crash

Tuesday 12pm: Police say a scooter rider involved in a road crash at Cowbit yesterday sustained only a minor injury.

The 19-year-old man, who comes from Cowbit, was taken to Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital to be checked over for leg pain.

Monday, 4.50pm: A scooter rider has been taken to hospital after leaving the road at Cowbit this afternoon (Monday).

Emergency services were called to the A16 at its junction with Barrier Bank at about 4.20pm.

The male rider was taken to Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital.

A spokesman for the police said it had no information on the extent of his injuries.