EMERGENCY services were called to the Saddle Junction after a car crashed into a lamppost.
The incident happened shortly after 5pm at the bottom of Ormskirk Road in Newtown, bringing traffic to a standstill.
Firefighters arrived on the scene, just yards from their headquarters, with police sealing off the road.
Paramedics also attended, although at this point the details of any casualties from the Renault car are unclear.
More to follow...