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A stretch of Eccles Old Road close to the entrance of Buile Hill Park between Chaseley Road and Castleway has reopened this morning after what is being described as a 'Police Incident' having happened in the early hours of this morning (Monday 19th June). Motorists were advised to seek an alternative route around the area at the time but the road has since fully reopened. As yet the nature of the incident has not been disclosed.
If you are travelling through Irlam and Cadishead this evening, you should be aware that there has been a serious road traffic collision on Liverpool road close to the Leisure Centre which has resulted in the road being closed by emergency services as they deal with the incident. A stretch of Liverpool Road is closed between Lathom Road and Victoria Road. We are told that the incident thought to have involved 3 vehicles happened shortly after 5:20pm. It is being reported that traffic is being diverted along Cadishead Way (A57) and Fairhills Road. Additionally bus service provider 'Go North West' have diverted the number 67 and 100 busses. Please avoid the area if you can for the time being as delays are expected and at present it is unclear how long the road will be closed for. Earlier this morning (21st November) there was another report of a another vehicle being involved in a collision with a stationary van close to the current scene. The occupants of the vehicle fled the scene before emergency services arrived. We are trying to obtain more information and will update accordingly.
There are delays around the A5603 Trafford Road this morning after two vehicles were involved in a collision during rush hour. The occupant of one vehicle is said to have been seriously injured and he has been taken to hospital along with another man who was involved in the crash. One of the vehicles appears to be a taxi belonging to a local private hire company. The southbound carriageway is currently closed whilst the scene is dealt with and is expected to be reopened once the vehicles are removed. Motorists are advised to find an alternative route if possible. We wish both me a fast recovery. If you witnessed the crash or know someone who has any information then please call GMP on 101 quoting incident number 680 of 10/09/20.