A SERIOUS collision between a car and a pedestrian has closed the A41 from Broxton to Chester.

The incident was reported at 5am on Friday, August 7 on the A41 in Chowley, near to Bolesworth Estate.

The road is closed in both directions between Sainsbury's Roundabout and Broxton Roundabout, and a spokesman for Cheshire Police advised motorists to avoid the area.

"Officers are currently dealing with a serious collision on the A41, Whitchurch Road, Chowley, which was reported at 5am today (Friday 7 August)," said the spokesman.

"The incident involves a car and a pedestrian.

"The road is closed in both directions and motorists are advised to avoid the area.

"Further details will be released when available."