An injured scooter rider flee’s the scene after a smash on Hawkshead Street, Southport (

Paramedics were called to the junction of Hawkshead Street and St Luke’s Road at around 4.45pm following a 999 call.

Paramedics discovered that the rider had no tax or insurance and the rider aged around twenty  the ran off down Hawkshead Street.

A witness said:

“The driver went straight across the junction and smashed into a stationary Ford Transit van”

Members of the public are currently searching for the scooter rider.


No police at the scene, update to follow


ots-southport-2Photo: Members of the public hunt for the uninsured rider

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