A 70-year-old man has died after a crash in Willaston.

Emergency services were called to the B5151 Birkenhead Road at 7.55pm on Tuesday, May 7 following reports of a crash between two vans - a white Citroen Berlingo and white Ford Transit.

The driver of one of the vans, a 70-year-old man from Ruthin died at the scene.

Another driver, a man in his 50s, suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries and is receiving treatment in hospital.

Cheshire Police want to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the crash, has dashcam footage or who may have seen the vans before the incident.

Sergeant Nick Rogers said: “Enquiries in relation to the incident are ongoing and as part of our investigation we want to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or believes that they saw either of the vans before the incident occurred.

“We are also appealing for anyone who thinks that they may have dashcam footage which may aid our investigation to get in touch.”

Anyone with information about the incident should call 101, quoting incident number IML 394915, or send in information via


Dashcam footage can be submitted via