The emergency services were called to Scarisbrick New Road, Southport at approximately 1:50pm this afternoon (Sunday 16th September 2012) following reports of a RTC.

A Kawasaki motorbike was involved in an accident on Scarisbrick New Road outside the Shakespeare Pub.

Paramedics arrived on scene within minutes and treated the injured rider at the scene before transferring him to Southport & Formby DGH for further treatment.

His condition is unknown at the present time.

The road has been closed to traffic and an investigation is underway into the cause of the accident.

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