Crash on M6 causing serious delays
Tailbacks have formed on the motorway southbound after reports that two lorries and a silver car had been involved in a crash near junction 25 at Bryn, near Wigan, at around 2.50pm.
A North West Motorway Police spokesman said that one of the drivers had been treated at the scene by paramedics.
A helimed helicopter is preparing to leave the scene with the casualty.
Traffic is said to be stopped in either direction.