Coast Road closed as biker breaks both legs in horror smash August 16th, 2016 webteam Latest News Shares Comments View Gallery Coast Road closed as biker breaks both legs in horror smash Close x Shares A MOTORCYCLIST had to be airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a crash on Marine Drive in Southport. Police were forced to temporarily close the coastal road between Marshside Road and the former Plough Pub after a biker in his thirties was involved in a collision with a black Saab, shortly after 1.30pm on Tuesday August 16. The biker suffered two broken legs in the smash and had to be airlifted to hospital. His condition is not thought to be life threatening. The driver of the Saab was uninjured and is currently helping police with their investigation. Inspectors from Merseyside Police’s Highways Team closed the road for a number of hours, causing tailbacks for rush hour commuters. 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!