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Cameron Lowe: Urgent appeal to find missing boy

Have you seen Cameron Lowe? Credit: GMP

Police have issued an urgent appeal after a teenage boy went missing in Swinton.

Cameron Lowe, who is 13 and lives in the area, went missing yesterday.

Officers said he was wearing a purple Manchester City football shirt, dark shorts and black trainers with a white sole and a black coat.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call police on 101.

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Man seriously injured in car park shooting

An investigation is underway. Credit: PA

A man has been shot in a car park in Swinton.

Police were called to East Lancashire Road shortly after 9pm on Sunday 4 February.

They found a man in his 30s who had been shot in his leg.

He has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

An investigation has been launched and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information should call police on 101.


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A man has died after a collision on the East Lancs Road in Swinton

A man believed to in his 70s was killed Credit: ITV Granada

Two Nissan Primeras and another vehicle collided on East Lancashire Road, at the junction of Worsley Road, early this morning - October 25.

A man has died following a collision involving three cars on the East Lancs Road.

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Two Nissan Primeras and another vehicle collided close to the junction of Moorside Road, Worsley, on Tuesday morning.

Greater Manchester Police were called to the scene at 6.35am and have shut all three lanes of East Lancashire Road.

Police at the scene early this morning Credit: ITV Granada
The scene at the time of the incident Credit: Ben Macer

One man was taken to hospital in an ambulance but sadly died a short time afterwards.

Another man involved in the collision was suffering from minor chest pains.

Traffic is currently blocked from Worsley Road, with traffic being diverted off the A580.

GMP are warning drivers to avoid the area if possible.

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