Road chaos after crash

The scene of the road traffic accident on Scot Lane, near its junction with Hunter Road, involving a car and a van
The scene of the road traffic accident on Scot Lane, near its junction with Hunter Road, involving a car and a van

POLICE were forced to shut part of a busy Wigan road following a four-car crash.

Scot Lane was closed from the police station and from the roundabout junction with Marsh Green while the incident was attended.

The four cars were in collision by the junction with Hunter Road at 11.15am today (Friday) with paramedics and police called to the scene.

An elderly woman has been reported to have been injured.

The road was re-opened shortly before 1.30pm.