Vehicle flips on its side in two-car collision

A car flipped on its side after it was in collision with another vehicle in Read this morning.

There were traffic delays in Read due to the accident
There were traffic delays in Read due to the accident

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.