Pedestrian hit by car Lord Street, Southport February 4th, 2016 admin Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Lord Street RTC scene (8am) An 81 year-old man was taken to hospital after colliding with a car on Lord Street in Southport. The emergency services were called to a stretch of Lord Street outside Sainsbury’s at around 7.25am this morning. An 81-year-old man suffered a suspected fractured knee, and injury to his forehead, said a spokesman for the ambulance service. The man was taken to Southport and Formby district hospital by ambulance. He had collided with a blue Rover. The 79-year-old driver of the Rover stopped at the scene, on Lord Street. He took a breath test, which showed no trace of alcohol, police said. Lord Street was not closed. A police spokesman said they would look to find out more about the circumstances surrounding the accident. Witnesses should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. 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!