Three-car smash closes road

The A58 (Whitehall Road) was closed this morning after a serious accident.

A three-car smash took place on the section of the road in Wyke on the way to Chain Bar roundabout at 7.48am today.

Thr three drivers escaped with minor injuries, with one woman being treated for cuts to her arm. The road was closed in both directions before being reopened this morning at 9am.