Air ambulance has taken man to hospital after ditching car on Wyke Lane Southport (otsnews.tv) September 4th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: RTC Wyke Lane A male driver has been airlifted to hospital after a car overturned on Wyke Lane in Southport. Firefighters on the scene cut the driver free from the vehicle A spokesperson for Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service said: “Fire services were called at 8.06am on Thursday. “They found a car on its side in a ditch. They stabilised the vehicle and used cutting equipment to remove the roof of the car to free the man and help paramedics at the scene. “Two fire appliances from Southport Community Fire Station and The Search and Rescue Team also attended the call-out. Firefighters had left the scene by 9.32am.” Lancashire Police confirmed the car involved was a red Mitsubishi Shogun, which is reported to have only had one person inside. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!