A 25-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy have been taken to hospital f ollowing a crash on Parkgate Road near Chester this morning.

A white Fiat Punto and a lorry collided at the junction with Long Lane into Saughall at about 5.46am on Monday (March 14).

Both the man and boy were in the car, the HGV driver was uninjured.

The A540 Parkgate Road was reopened shortly after 11am.

Anyone with any information in relation to the incident is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 89 of 14/3/2016.