Man injured in M6 crash

A passenger was cut from his car after a collision on the motorway.

Sunday, 8th May 2016, 8:22 am
Updated Sunday, 8th May 2016, 10:25 am
Fire crews from Wigan and Leigh attended a crash on the M6 northbound between junction 25 and 26

Fire crews from Wigan and Leigh attended the crash involving a Vauxhall Corsa and a van on the M6 northbound, between junction 25 at Ashton and 26 at Orrell at around 2am on Sunday.

The 19-year-old was a passenger in the Vauxhall and was taken to hospital with pelvic injuries.

No-one else was injured.

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Lanes two and three were closed for an hour and were re-opened by 3am.