RTC closes A631 near Market Rasen

The defendant cannot be named for legal reasons
The defendant cannot be named for legal reasons

The A631 near Market Rasen was closed yesterday (Sunday, March 25) after a motorcyclist suffered a serious head injury in a collision.

Magpas Air Ambulance attended the scene at West Rasen.

A spokesman from Magpas said: “At 1.51pm yesterday (Sunday) Magpas doctor Rosie Dwyer and paramedic Ollie Robinson arrived in Market Rasen.

“They had been called to a man who was involved in a motorcycle incident.

“The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 40s) who had sustained a serious head injury.

“They placed the man into a medically induced coma at the scene to protect his injuries (providing him with A&E level care) before airlifting him to Hull Royal Infirmary.

“The patient was in a very serious but stable condition upon arrival.”

The spokesman added the East Midlands Air Ambulance were also in attendance.

The road was closed for two hours.

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