A59 Bank Bridge fully re-open after emergency repairs

Posted on - 14th November, 2014 - 3:22pm | Author - | Posted in - Penwortham, Preston News, Roads, Transport
Bank Bridge at Tarleton

Bank Bridge at Tarleton

The A59 at Bank Bridge fully re-opened on Thursday after emergency repairs.


Grade II listed, the bridge at Tarleton became a major congestion point as engineers worked to repair it after a vehicle crashed into it on Saturday.

All lanes are open in both directions and although peak-time traffic is still busy it is easing the commute for Preston drivers heading into the city or down to Southport and beyond.

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