A MOTORIST was treated for a shoulder injury after a two-vehicle crash in Widnes.

Emergency services were called to Ditton Road at around 3.30pm on Thursday following an involving a Ford Focus and Peugeot.

Three people were freed from the cars by firefighters who forced open the doors.

The injured motorist was handed into the care of paramedics with but he was not taken to hospital.

Crews remained at the scene for 50 minutes.