Two people hurt after collision with car

Two people were taken to hospital after being hit by a car this morning.

Tuesday, 27th September 2016, 2:40 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 1:59 pm
Police at the scene on Warrington Road
Police at the scene on Warrington Road

The police and ambulance service were called to Warrington Road, in Lower Ince, just before 5.55am to reports of a collision between a black Vauxhall Astra and two pedestrians.

A 28-year-old woman and 25-year-old man were both taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries, which have been described as “minor”.

They have both since been discharged from hospital, a police spokesman said.

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The driver, a 23-year-old man, stopped at the scene and was said to be co-operating with the police.

No arrests have been made.

The car was on a grassed area near the Rock Ferry Inn.

The road was closed by the police until 10am, with motorists experiencing lengthy delays in the surrounding area as a result of the incident.

Part of Warrington Road was closed after the collision
Part of Warrington Road was closed after the collision