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Man Fighting For Life After Crash In Wigan

A man, believed to be in his 20s, is in a critical condition after his car collided with a building in Wigan.

Shortly after 9.20pm last night a silver Nissan Micra was travelling along Pottery Road when it left the road and collided with a building.

The driver, who is believed to be in his 20s, was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

No other vehicles were involved.

Police Constable Mark Ratcliffe, from GMPs Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: 

"The driver has sustained life-threatening injuries and our thoughts are with him and his family at this difficult time.

"As our investigations continue into the circumstances of the collision, we are appealing for witnesses who saw the silver Nissan Micra and anyone who may have dash-cam footage of the vehicle to come forward."

Anyone with information should contact police on 0161 856 4741 quoting reference 2376 of 23/06/19 or anonymously using the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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