A 19-YEAR-OLD girl from Elton was killed when her car collided with a lamp-post during the early hours of this morning.
The teenager died from her injuries at the scene after her black Vauxhall Corsa left the A56 Chester Road, near to its junction with Tarvin Road.
She was driving from Frodsham towards Helsby when the accident occurred at 1.36am.
An 18-year-old female passenger, also from Elton, was hurt but her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. She is currently being treated at the Countess of Chester Hospital.
Cheshire Police’s Western Specialist Investigation Unit is currently seeking witnesses to the collision and in particular would like to hear from anyone who saw the Corsa prior to the accident.
Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Dave Harrison at Western SIU on 01244 614270.