Firefighters pull car from ditch off Wigan roundabout

Chesterfield and Staveley firefighters were called out to a house fire.
Chesterfield and Staveley firefighters were called out to a house fire.

Wigan firefighters carried out a rescue mission last night after a car came off a busy road in icy conditions.

Last night (Wednesday) at around 7.10pm; crews were called to Warrington Road, off the Junction 25 roundabout.

On arrival they found a vehicle had come off the roundabout in icy conditions and was trapped in a ditch.

Both the roundabout and the surrounding roads were closed while firefighters rescued the driver and recovered the vehicle.

No one was injured in the incident.