M6 smash caused by dog on the motorway at Samlesbury

Posted on - 14th December, 2014 - 1:30pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Ribbleton

A dog on the loose on the M6 is thought to have caused an accident on the motorway.


North West Motorway Police were called out to reports of a dog on the carriageway near Junction 31 where the M6 joins the A59.

Two vehicles were involved in a collision on the M6 northbound, and two lanes were closed for a short period while the cars were recovered.

There are no thought to be any major injuries from the crash.

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