THIS dramatic picture shows the extent of a horrific crash in Weaverham yesterday afternoon, Wednesday, in which a woman suffered life-threatening injuries.

At 4.40pm yesterday, police were called to the A49 Warrington Road near to the junction with Sandy Lane after a crash involving three vehicles.

Middlewich Fire Station posted a photograph of the damage to the cars on social media.

Along with firefighters from Northwich, they helped to rescue the driver of a Toyota Aygo - a 38-year-old woman – who was trapped in her vehicle.

She was taken by air ambulance to hospital with serious and life-threatening injuries.

A passenger in a Ford Fiesta - a 53-year-old woman - also sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital.

Her condition is not believed to be life-changing or life-threatening.

A Peugeot 107 was also involved in the incident.

Police are now appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to come forward to help with their investigation.

Contact Cheshire Police via quoting IML 1333053 or call 101.

Information can also be passed onto Crimestoppers anonymously via or call 0800 555 111.