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Man, 21, critical after collision on Merseyside

A 21-year-old man has been critically injured in a crash on Merseyside.

The collision, between a blue Ford Focus and a lorry, happened in Cronton Road, Huyton, at about 0315 GMT, a police spokeswoman said.

The man, who was driving the Focus, was rescued by firefighters and taken to Whiston Hospital suffering head, neck and back injuries.

Anyone with any information about the crash is urged to contact Merseyside Police.

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