Eight-year-old boy airlifted to University Hospital Coventry after accident

AN eight-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after an accident in Brooke Road, Oakham, on Thursday.

The boy was riding his bike which was involved in an accident with a BMW at about 6pm. He was taken to University Hospital Coventry

with head injuries by the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance.

Police said his injuries were not life-threatening.