Car crashes into wall at busy junction after police pursuit

A man was taken to hospital after crashing his car into a wall following a police pursuit.

Tuesday, 17th September 2019, 8:20 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th September 2019, 9:20 am
The vehicle had been involved in a police pursuit

The collision happened on Newton Road, Lowton, at the junction with Winwick Lane, at 12.30am on Tuesday.

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Firefighters from Leigh attended to cut the roof off the vehicle and release the man.

He was treated by the ambulance service and taken to hospital with a broken ankle and spinal injuries.

The vehicle had been involved in a police pursuit