Woman cut free from car after crash

A woman had to be rescued from her car by firefighters.
Bolton Road, Atherton (Google Streetview)Bolton Road, Atherton (Google Streetview)
Bolton Road, Atherton (Google Streetview)

Fire crews were called to Bolton Road in Atherton, near to Asda, at 3.15pm today, Friday, where they cut a woman in her 50s free from her car after her vehicle was hit from behind by a van.

She was taken to Royal Bolton Hospital as a precaution with suspected spinal injuries but her condition isn’t thought to be serious.

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Bolton Road was closed for about 20 minutes causing tailbacks back to Newbrook Road.