Emergency services remain at the scene of a serious collision involving a van and a car in High Legh.
At around 7.55am police were called following reports of a collision involving a van and a Range Rover near to Costcutter on West Lane.
Sadly the driver of the car, Jlloyd Samuel, 37, from Lymm, died at the scene.
His next of kin have been informed and are currently being supported by specially trained officers.
The driver of the van, a 54-year-old man, sustained serious injuries and has been taken to hospital for treatment.
Anyone with any information about the incident should call Cheshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 64540.