Serious collision, Knutsford Road, Chelford
At 1606hrs Wednesday the 15th June 2011, Cheshire Police and emergency services attended a serious injury road traffic collision on the A537, Knutsford Road in Chelford near to its junction with Pepper Street.
Two vehicles were involved; a Red VW Golf car driven by a 22yr old male from Alderley Edge and a Mercedes Sprinter Van driven by a 37yr old male driver from Altrincham.
At the time of the collision the VW Golf was travelling southbound along the A537 Knutsford Road from direction of Knutsford towards Chelford when it collided head on with the Mercedes Sprinter van that was travelling northbound towards Knutsford. As a result of the collision the driver of the VW Golf received serious head injuries. He was taken to Macclesfield General Hosiptal for emergency treatment where his condition is described as critical.
The driver of the mercedes sprinter van received minor cuts and bruising.
Eastern CID Roads Policing Unit are currently seeking witnesses to the collision and are particularly interested to hear from anybody that may have seen either vehicle prior to the collision taking place.
If you can help, please make contact with Sgt I Holley at Wilmslow CID on 01244 613 641 or 0845 458 0000.