MOTORISTS escaped with only minor injuries after two cars crashed in Crompton Way.

The accident, which involved a Ford B Max and a Renault Clio, happened at about 7.20pm at the junction of Crompton Way and Moss Bank Way.

A man was seen being led from the scene by police, but police said no-one was arrested.

Bolton Mountain Rescue and an ambulance were also called to the scene, but no-one was taken to hospital.

The accident was cleared up by 8.15pm.