Man hospitalised after shocking crash on a Wigan main road

A man has been taken to hospital after his car careered out of control and ended up on its roof on a busy Wigan street.

By Sian Jones
Thursday, 6th January 2022, 11:24 am

Emergency services responded to the one-vehicle collision on Liverpool Road in Ashton at around 11.30am on January 4.

Video footage shows the car swerving in and out of oncoming traffic at high speed

A 43-year-old man was taken to hospital and the extent of his injuries are unknown, however police believe they aren't life-threatening

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The overturned car

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police said: "Inquiries are ongoing and no arrests have been made."

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage should contact police on 101.

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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