A 19-year-old motorcyclist was taken to hospital following a collision with a car last night.

The young man, who was thought to be driving his Peugeot Speedfight scooter without any lights, is suspected to have a broken leg.

The incident happened at around 9.30pm at the junction of Dock Road and Old Gorsey Lane, Wallasey.

Police believe the driver of the dark-coloured car involved failed to stop at the scene.

Anyone with information can call 0151 777 2575.