Man hit by van on Rothwell Road

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Police were called to an accident on the Rothwell Road, Kettering, this afternoon after a man was hit by a van.

A van was travelling on the Rothwell Road, from the direction of Northfield Avenue, when it collided with a 56-year-old man.

The man has since been taken to Kettering General Hospital to be treated for possible fractures to his arm.

Police were called to the accident at around 1pm this afternoon.

At the bottom of Rothwell Road, travelling towards Warren Hill, one lane was closed while the accident was dealt with. It has since been re-opened.