Blackpool Road collision driver bailed until January as police continue appeal

Posted on - 27th November, 2014 - 11:34am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Plungington, Preston News, Tulketh

A Preston man has been bailed until January following a serious collision in the city.


The 29 year old man was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following a pedestrian being left with serious injuries following an incident at the junction of Blackpool Road and Brook Street.

Lancashire Police are continuing to appeal for information after the collision on Wednesday at 7.50am.

A woman, in her 20s, was crossing at the junction of the two roads and was struck by a Volkswagen Polo.

She sustained serious injuries to her head and pelvis and remains in a serious condition at Royal Preston Hospital.

Sergeant Malcolm Bell of the South Road Policing Unit said: “The pedestrian suffered serious injuries as a result of this collision and I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the collision to contact us.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log reference LC-20141126-0159.

Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court

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