Man detained after hit-and-run crash

Crash scene on Woodhouse Lane
Crash scene on Woodhouse Lane

POLICE have detained a man after a hit-and-run crash on a busy Wigan road.

At around 7.50pm on Sunday, police were called to a two-car collision on Woodhouse Lane, Beech Hill.

Upon arrival a man had fled the scene but was later found my officers hiding in some nearby bushes and trees.

He was detained and taken into custody for questioning.

Ambulances were also called to the scene after reports of a head injury to a crash victim.