Police were called to the scene of two vehicle smash on Hart Street in Southport this evening, Friday 19 June.

A car pulled out of a side road and collided with a transit van near to the Blue Anchor Pub at the junction of Tithebarn Road and Hart Street this evening.

Police were called to the collision to take witness statements and manage traffic after debris on the road made it impassable.

Police immediately closed all roads surrounding the junction but have now reopened.