One person has been taken to hospital following a multi-vehicle collision on Lache Lane in Chester .

Emergency services were called to the incident near Overleigh Roundabout at 12.20pm today (November 11).

The road had to be closed for a period to allow for the recovery of the three cars involved in the crash – a Honda estate, a Ford Zetec and a Mitsubishi.

A spokeswoman for North West Ambulance Service confirmed that they transported one patient to the Countess of Chester Hospital , but it is not known what the extent of their injuries are.

Lache Lane reopened shortly before 2pm, according to Cheshire police .