A TWENTY-ONE-YEAR-OLD man suffered serious injuries after falling off an e-scooter. 

Police were called to reports of a man falling off his e-scooter on Atherleigh Way, Leigh, on Wednesday night, June 26, at around 10.05pm.

Emergency services attended and a 21-year-old man was taken to hospital.

His injuries are believed to be serious, police said.

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In a statement, Greater Manchester Police said: "GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU) are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

"They are keen to speak with anyone who may have any CCTV, dashcam or mobile phone footage from the area at the time of the incident.

"Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0161 856 4741, quoting reference 4136 on 26/06/2024.

"Alternatively, details can be shared on our LiveChat function on our website, www.gmp.police.uk or via the independent charity, Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111."