Bandits speedway rider Ricky Ashworth in hospital after crash

Ricky Ashworth remains in a serious condition in hospital after a high-speed crash last night. Credit: Colin Poole

Berwick Bandits speedway rider Ricky Ashworth remains in a serious condition in hospital after a high-speed crash last night, August 2.

His team, Berwick Bandits Speedway Club, says he is still unconscious in intensive care.

Ashworth was rushed to hospital in Scunthorpe, where the accident happened - but has now been moved to a specialist neurological ward in Hull.