Three killed and three hurt in Chadderton crash

Three people, including a child, have been killed in a crash at a roundabout in Greater Manchester, while three others were injured.

The accident happened at Broadway in Chadderton, near Oldham, just after 16:20 BST when a car overturned.

Two adults and a child died at the scene. The other three passengers, including a 40-year-old man, are being treated in hospital.

Drivers are being advised to avoid the area as police investigate the crash.

When they arrived, police found a people-carrier type car had overturned on the roundabout.

Two injured people were taken to North Manchester Hospital and a man, 40, flown to Wythenshawe Hospital.

The exit slip road from the clockwise M60 at junction 21 is closed, along with Broadgate.

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