One person is released from vehicle by firefighters after collision on the M61 at Chorley today

Firefighters releases a person from a vehicle on the M61 at Chorley
Firefighters releases a person from a vehicle on the M61 at Chorley

Firefighters used cutting equipment to release one person from a vehicle following a motorway collision this morning.

Two fire engines from Chorley and Horwich attended the collision involving two vehicles on the M61 southbound near junction 8 at Chorley.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service received the emergency call at 6.55 am.