Girl taken to hospital after collision

Ambulances outside Accident and Emergency (A&E), Wigan Infirmary
Ambulances outside Accident and Emergency (A&E), Wigan Infirmary

A girl was taken to hospital with head injuries following a collision involving a car.

Police were called to Manor Street in Pemberton shortly before 9pm on Wednesday.

They found the girl, who was a pedestrian, had been involved in a collision with the vehicle near Alexandra Park.

Paramedics attended the scene and she was then taken to hospital by the North West Ambulance Services (NWAS).

However, her injuries are not thought to be serious.

The police will not be launching criminal proceedings.