Two pensioners have been killed and a 3rd critically injured after being hit by a automobile in Wigan.
Emergency companies had been known as to Upholland Highway in Billinge at 8.15pm on Friday following experiences three aged pedestrians had been concerned in a collision with a Ford Kuga.
A person in his 80s and a person and a girl of their 70s had been rushed to hospital, the place the boys had been later pronounced lifeless.
The girl stays in hospital with critical however non-life threatening accidents.
The three victims had been crossing Upholland Highway near the junction at Longshaw Outdated Highway when the accident occurred, Larger Manchester Police (GMP) stated.
No arrests have been made, the power stated.
Police Sergeant Darren Hancock, of GMP’s critical collision investigation unit, stated: “At first, I need to prolong my honest condolences to the households of the boys who died following the collision on Upholland Highway final evening.
“We’re working to supply their family members with help from specially-trained officers as they arrive to phrases with their loss.
“Native residents might discover an elevated police presence within the space as we conduct additional enquiries and we’re interesting to anybody with info or dashcam footage that may help us to please get in contact.”
At across the similar time, GMP officers had been known as to a collision to the M66 close to Bury after a pedestrian was killed after being hit by a number of automobiles.
It’s understood the male sufferer was thrown from the northbound carriageway to the southbound carriageway after being struck by a car.
He was hit by additional automobiles on the southbound carriageway.
Anybody with any info on both collision is urged to contact GMP or name Crimestoppers anonymously.