3 dead, 15 injured in 2 vehicle crash in Manchester

Three people are dead and 15 others have been hospitalised, following a 2 vehicle collision along the Melrose Hill bypass, in Manchester this morning.


The identities of those killed have not been released.


Reports are that about 11:00 a.m, a Toyota wish motorcar, operated as a taxi, was being driven along the Melrose Hill bypass, when it collided with a minibus going in the opposite direction.


It’s reported that the bus was transporting workers attached to the highway construction project.


The injured persons were rushed to hospital where 2 men and a woman were pronounced dead.


Member of Parliament for Manchester Central Rhoda Crawford described the accident, as a tragedy.


She expressed hope that the injured persons will recover quickly.



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