Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Ord Road in Paget just west of the Ord Road Laundry near Dunscomb Road at 2:58pm this afternoon.

A police spokesman said: “It appears that a 58-year-year-old man hit a parked truck. The man was taken to the hospital and his condition is believed to be serious.”

The area was cordoned off and traffic was diverted while police processed the scene.

Inquiries into this collision continue.j