We can confirm that emergency services were in Billinge last night (Tuesday 17 August) following a serious road traffic collision.
At around 10.30pm, we were called to Main Street to reports of a collision between a Toyota Yaris and a Ford Fiesta.
The driver of the Toyota Yaris was taken to hospital where his condition is described as critical. The passenger was taken to hospital for assessment of minor injuries. The driver of the Ford Fiesta was not injured.
The road was reopened at 6.30am this morning, Wednesday 18 August.
If you witnessed the incident or have any CCTV, dashcam or other footage, please contact call us on (0151) 777 5747, email: [email protected], or via @MerPolCC on Twitter, or ‘Merseyside Police Contact Centre’ on Facebook, with reference 21000574250.