Man Arrested after Traffic Incident in Tarbock Green
Via Merseyside Police:
Merseyside Police can confirm a man has been arrested following a serious road traffic collision in the Prescot area in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, 17 July)
Officers were called to Whitefield Lane, Tarbock Green just after midnight following a report that a cyclist had been in collision with a car, causing serious injury.
Upon arrival, emergency services found a 26–year old man with serious head and back injuries. He was taken to hospital where his condition remains serious but stable.
Patrols in the area were stepped up and a short time later a 37-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and failing to stop. The man has been taken to a police station where he is being questioned by officers
Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call the Matrix Serious Organised Crime Roads Policing Team on 0151 777 5747 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.