Police investigating after incident in Wothorpe Road, Stamford

POLICE are investigating after a man claimed to have been knocked down by a car in Stamford.

Officers were called to Wothorpe Road at about 9.15pm on Wednesday after paramedics reported an incident.

A 31-year-old man from Greenwich, London, had suffered knee and back injuries.

The man was taken to Peterborough City Hospital.

A police spokesman said: “The man injured told us he was hit by a car and we are appealing for any witnesses who were in the area at the time or saw the man prior to the incident taking place.”

Witnesses should call police on 101, quoting incident number 408 of September 12.