A WOMAN had to be cut out of her car after a crash with a lorry at the Chequerbent roundabout in Westhoughton.

The Park Road junction of the roundabout was shut between 1.45pm and 4pm today while emergency services cleared up the smash.

The 61-year-old woman was taken to hospital with a spinal injury after firefighters cut off the roof of her Mercedes C200.

Police said her injuries were not serious.