Man Dies After He Was Run Over In Bolton

2 April 2011, 13:14 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

A man has died after he was run over in Bolton at the weekend.

Police were called to St Peters Way (A6666) in the early hours of Saturday morning. When officers got there, they discovered a taxi had collided with a 23-year-old man.

The collision happened close to the junction with Bradford Street. The man was taken to hospital with a serious head injury but died later that day.

The carriageway was closed for five hours while emergency services dealt with the incident.