A crane has collapsed at a building site in Crewe, northern England, trapping three people.
Emergency services including two fire engines and the national police air support are on the scene, according to Cheshire police. The site has been closed off.
It is not yet clear where the people are trapped.
One man, believed to be the crane driver, has been airlifted to hospital with unconfirmed injuries. The condition of the other two trapped victims remains unknown.
The crane collapsed at a new housing development near Morrisons supermarket on Dunwoody Way in the centre of the town at 4:30pm local time, according to the police statement.
Due to an incident Dunwoody Way in CREWE is closed at the junction of WEST STREET near to Morrison’s. Avoid the area if possible.
— Cheshire Police (@cheshirepolice) June 21, 2017
Police are asking the public to avoid the area, and say the Health and Safety Executive has been informed.