Car crashes into road sign in Wigan

Police closed off part of Wigan Lane earlier today
Police closed off part of Wigan Lane earlier today

A motorist was left unhurt after crashing his car into a road sign in the early hours.

Police closed off part of Wigan Lane, after a Toyota vehicle was involved in a collision at around 1.30am.

A spokesman for Wigan fire station confirmed that the driver, thought to be local, was not injured as a result of the incident.

But the car and "road furniture" were left severely damaged as a result of the crash, he added.