North East Wales

Six people taken to hospital after Wrexham crash

Llay New Road Image copyright Google

Two men have suffered serious life-threatening injuries and another four have been hurt in a crash in the early hours of the morning in Wrexham.

A single blue Vauxhall Corsa hit a tree on Llay New Road in the Bradley area at about 02:35 GMT on Saturday.

All six people in the car were in their late teens or early 20s.

North Wales Police said the driver and another man have been transferred to hospital in Stoke in a critical condition.

Another youth is in the Countess of Chester Hospital, also with serious injuries.

The three other passengers sustained minor injuries.

Sgt Jane Thomas from the Roads Policing Unit said: "I am appealing to anybody who may have witnessed the blue-coloured Vauxhall Corsa being driven prior to the collision to contact us.

"Our enquiries are ongoing and anybody with information is asked to contact us on 101."

North Wales Fire and Rescue Service said three people were trapped and had to be released from the car.