Two-vehicle collision in Hyde

One person was taken to hospital after a two-vehicle collision in Hyde town centre on Friday afternoon (May 29).

Greater Manchester Police say they were called to reports of a road traffic collision involving two vehicles at around 2.30pm. 

It involved a gold Ford Fiesta and a black Vauxhall Vectra on Union Street, close to the junction with Market Street. 

It is thought people involved suffered minor injuries, but no details on the nature of injuries have been confirmed. 

A spokesperson for North West Ambulance Service said: "We were called at 14:37 to an RTC on Union Street in Hyde.

"We sent an ambulance vehicle and looks like we treated one patient and took them to Tameside General Hospital." 

The fire service and ambulance service also attended the scene. 

The road was closed off for a short period before re-opening. 

Images credit: Kerry Pemberton 

More from Tameside Reporter


  • Tue


  • Wed


  • Thu


  • Fri


  • Sat