Collision near the Runcorn Bridge Date published: 19th July 2016 7.26am

Officers from Cheshire police are currently dealing with a collision on the A533 Queensway, Runcorn.

The collision involves a Silver Nissan Almera which has collided with a telegraph pole on the southbound carriageway at approximately 5.30am today, Tuesday 19th July. There are no reported injuries.

As a result of the incident the A533 is Daresbury/Bridgewater slip road is currently closed southbound and all traffic is being diverted onto the Weston point slip road. Motorists heading towards Daresbury are being advised to turn around at the Picow Farm junction of the A557, Weston Point Expressway.

The collision is causing major delays and motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.