Man arrested after woman injured in collision near Congleton

A man has been arrested after a lorry mounted a pavement and struck a pedestrian near Congleton.

It happend this morning on Newcastle Road at Astbury.

A woman in her 30's is thought to have suffered serious leg injuries and has been taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

A child has also gone to hospital to be checked over as a precaution.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.

Newcastle Road and Padgebury Lane are currently closed.

Anyone with information should contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 356 of 19 October.


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