Woman in hospital after New Hall Lane collision

Posted on - 30th September, 2015 - 9:05pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fishwick, Preston News

An elderly woman is in a serious condition in hospital after a collision with a taxi.


The 62-year-old was injured when she was crossing New Hall Lane.

She was hit by a Volkswagen Passat near the Texaco garage, and has suffered a number of broken bones.

Preston Police closed the road around 12.20am on Tuesday for a number of hours.

Sgt 3847 Claire Pearson from the Road Policing Unit said: “This woman has suffered life threatening injuries and so we need anyone who may have seen this incident to come forward with any information.”

Anyone with information can call 101 quoting incident reference 0012 of September 29th. Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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