A serious collision has closed a main road through Prestwich in both directions this evening.
The A56 Bury New Road has been shut between Fairfax Road and St Mary’s Road.
It is believed the collision happened near Aldi.
Police, paramedics and fire crews are currently at the scene.
The road was closed at 8pm, according to traffic information website Inrix.
Drivers are advised to take alternative routes by using Rectory Lane.
The Manchester Evening News has contacted emergency services for more information on this incident.
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