Vehicle flips on its side in two-car collision

There were traffic delays in Read due to the accident
There were traffic delays in Read due to the accident
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A car flipped on its side after it was in collision with another vehicle in Read this morning.

Police said the accident happened at 10-30am, near the Devil's Elbow bend.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene and on arrival found a blue Land Rover Defender was flipped on its side after a collision with a white Ford Transit Connect van. Both drivers were treated on the scene for minor injuries by paramedics.

Whalley Road in Read was initially closed, but re-opened at 11-30am.