Mini-bus crashes into Rusholme curry house

A mini-bus has crashed into an Indian restaurant in Manchester after colliding with a car, injuring five people.

The accident happened at the Sangam curry house on Wilmslow Road, Rusholme at 0320 BST.

Three passengers from the mini-bus and two from the car, a Volkswagen Passat, were taken to hospital for treatment to minor injuries.

Wilmslow Road is closed between Moss Lane East and Great Western Street.

Police are carrying out an investigation of the scene, which lies on one of the main commuter routes into Manchester city centre.

The restaurant was closed and empty at the time of the crash.

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