Driver dies as car hits wall
A DRIVER died after his car hit a wall. The man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene following the crash on New Year’s Day morning.
Police were called to Heywood Old Road in Birch, Heywood, at about 11.20am after the grey Toyota Yaris hit a brick wall near the junction with Doctor Fold Lane.
Pc Neil Pennington, of GMP’s
Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “This is the worst possible way to start a new year and our thoughts are with the man’s loved ones as we investigate the collision. I would like to use this opportunity to appeal for anyone with information or dash cam footage to contact us.”
Call police about either incident on 0161 856 4741 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.