Pedestrian hurt in accident with car in Stamford

A PEDESTRIAN was taken to hospital after he was involved in an accident with a car in Stamford last night (Sunday).

The 22-year-old man from Stamford was involved in a collision with a red Volkswagen Polo at about 9.30pm. It happened near the BP Garage in Scotgate.

The man was not seriously injured but was taken to Peterborough City Hospital to be checked over.

The road was closed until about 12.15pm.