Reports of man lying in the road surrounded by glass on busy Northamptonshire route

Police were called to country road ahead of rush hour this morning

Wednesday, 5th February 2020, 4:47 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th February 2020, 4:49 pm
Northamptonshire Police were called to Welford Road on Wednesday morning

Motorists reported a man lying in the road surrounded by glass on the A5199 Welford Road this morning (Wednesday).

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Northamptonshire Police were called to the busy road - between the villages of Creaton and Thornby - at 6.30am.

A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: "We received reports of a man in the road on Welford Road at around 6.30am this morning.

"Officers attended and took a man to hospital as a precaution."