Boy injured after coming off bike in road accident

A SIX-year-old boy is in hospital after coming off his bike following an accident with a car.

The boy was in Boston’s Woad Farm Road at about 4.30pm today (Friday) when the collision with a red Peugeot occurred.

A police spokesman said the boy, from the town’s Vauxhall Road, had a broken leg and head injuries – but they are not said to be life threatening.

Woad Farm Road was closed but has since re-opened.