SOMERCOTES: Man injured in collision

A man in his 60s was taken to hospital after a car collided with the mobility scooter he was riding on.

The man was travelling along High Street in the village at 10.15am, on Tuesday, August 6, when he collided with a Honda Jazz.

The ambulance service was called to the scene and they reported that the man was conscious and breathing. His injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

Police were also called to the to manage traffic by the incident and the road was re-opened fully by 11am.