Three fire crews were called to a crash in Westhoughton this morning. 

Crews from Leigh, Atherton, and Bolton Central were called to the incident on Leigh Road at 10.30am. 

A car had crashed into a parked car on the road close to Cricketers Way. 

Crews were on scene for 40 minutes, removing the roof of the car to extract the driver - a gentleman in his 70s. 

The driver was taken to hospital as a precaution.