Two police officers in hospital after suffering serious injuries in car crash

TWO police officers have been seriously injured in a crash on the M6 earlier today.

Their marked police car left the road while responding to support colleagues at an incident on the motorway.

The vehicle was involved in a collision with a Citroen Berlingo on the southbound carriageway between junctions 13 and 12.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision which happened at around 3.45am.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 40 of June 6.