Manchester

Stolen car crashes into house after police chase

Car in house Image copyright Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue
Image caption The car crashed into a house on Sandy Lane in Rochdale after being followed by police

A stolen car has crashed into a house in Rochdale after a police chase.

The silver Kia C'eed was followed by police after it was seen on Shawclough Road at about 18:15 GMT on Sunday. It crashed into another vehicle, a wall and then the house on Sandy Lane.

Two women, aged 18 and 46, were rescued from the car by firefighters and taken to hospital with serious but not life threatening injuries.

A 23-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

Fire crews were called in to lift the car and make the area safe.

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