Police appeal for witnesses after collision in Mossley leaves man with life threatening injuries

GMP logoPOLICE ARE appealing for witnesses after a man was left with life threatening injuries following a collision in Mossley.

Shortly after 10:50pm on Tuesday 6 October 2015, police were called to Manchester Road, close to the junction of Egmont Street, to reports of a collision between a Peugeot 206 and a VW Fox.

Officers attended and found the 28-year-old driver of the Peugeot with serious head and internal injuries and he was taken to Salford Royal hospital, where his condition is described as life-threatening.

The 32-year-old man who was driving the VW Fox sustained minor injuries during the collision.

PC Philip Turley said: “The driver of the Peugeot 206 sustained very serious head and internal injuries and is currently in hospital in a life threatening condition.

“Given the timing of the collision, we understand there may not have been many people around to witness it however I would like to appeal to anyone that did or anyone with information to please contact the police.”

Anybody with information should contact police on 0161 856 4745 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.


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