Elderly woman killed in M53 Wirral motorway crash
A woman in her 90s has been killed and three other people injured in a three vehicle collision on the M53 motorway in Wirral.
Merseyside Police said the crash at 1100 GMT involved a white Ford Transit van, a silver Hyundai i20 and a silver Ford Focus.
Police said it took place on the Liverpool-bound carriageway between junctions five and four.
Four people were taken to hospital, where the elderly woman died.
The section of the motorway where the crash took place is closed.