RTC Southport Road Scarisbrick Oil spill leaves local biker in hospital April 18th, 2014 admin Latest News Shares Comments RTC Southport Road Scarisbrick Oil spill leaves local biker in hospital A Southport biker was taken to Southport & Formby DGH by air ambulance this afternoon (Friday 18th April 2014) after he skidded off his bike on Southport Road, Scarisbrick. Two local bikers were on their way home from a day out when they hit an oil spill on the corner of Southport Road and Snape Green, Scarisbrick. ABOVE: Riders companion makes his own way home following the accident. One of the bikers suffered serious injuries after skidding off his bike. The NorthWest Air Ambulance landed in a nearby field and took the injured rider to hospital. The oil spill was caused by a liquid fertilser tanker leak. Police closed the road for about an hour and diverted traffic around the accident scene. There were no other injuries involved. A clean up opperation is now in progress. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!