A LORRY shed its load of metal cradles into oncoming traffic in Broxton this morning (Tuesday, September 11).

At just after 8am, Cheshire police were called to the collision on the A41 at Broxton.

It involved two cars and a heavy goods vehicle. One fire engine from Malpas and one from Chester station attended.

The HGV had partially shed its load of metal cradles that collided with oncoming traffic.

The driver of a Mercedes has been taken to the Countess of Chester hospital after sustaining head injuries.

The A41 remains closed from Sainsbury’s roundabout to Broxton.

Drivers are advised to seek alternative routes