Greater Manchester Police have closed Market Place, Ramsbottom, in both directions at the junction of Bolton Street following a road traffic collision late on Sunday night (October 17).

Emergency services are attending this ongoing incident following an earlier vehicle collision and motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternative routes.

Transport for Greater Manchester has advised that the road traffic collision happened just before midnight and they will provide updates.

TfGM tweeted at 12.01am: "Market Place, Ramsbottom at the junction of Bolton Street, If you're heading this way, please seek an alternative route. Follow #TfGMTraffic for further updates."

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