Sacha’s crash drama

Sacha Parkinson
Sacha Parkinson

TYLDESLEY actress Sacha Parkinson has been cast in a new BBC drama about a fatal car crash.

The former Coronation Street star will play student Kate Harper in two-part drama Crash: One Day Like This, which is based on two real-life accidents in 2010.

Her character is involved in a fatal accident when the driver overtakes a vehicle and smashes into an oncoming car, causing another car to crash.

It will air in March on BBC3.