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Man suffers head injury after being hit by milk float in Boston

By Barnaby_B  |  Posted: August 31, 2012

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A man has been seriously injured after being hit by a milk float in Boston.

The accident happened in Spalding Road, near the level crossing, at around 2.45am.

The pedestrian, a 22-year-old man from Wyberton, was not initially thought to have serious injuries, but he was taken to Boston's Pilgrim Hospital where it was discovered that his head injury was more serious.

He has been transferred to Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham for surgery.

The road was closed following the incident and reopened shortly after 7am.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the pedestrian prior to the incident should contact the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.

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  • FreedomSpeech  |  September 02 2012, 5:15PM

    There are few things funnier than a fractured skull eh?

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  • Bill_Door  |  August 31 2012, 6:17PM

    ' " I think Pat Mustard's been delivering more than just dairy products" '

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  • bobfinlayson  |  August 31 2012, 9:01AM

    I'm sure person involved doesn't see the funny side, but can't help thinking of that Father Ted episode... "Ted! You forgot your brick!"

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