Guild Way flyover collision: Appeal for information after Jaguar and van collided

Posted on - 12th April, 2016 - 4:41pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston City Centre, Preston News, Riversway, Roads, Transport
Emergency services attending the scene on the flyover

Emergency services attending the scene on the flyover

Police are appealing for information after a driver suffered serious injuries on Saturday morning.


The Guild Way flyover was closed for more than an hour after the collision between a Jaguar and a Peugeot van.

The driver of the Jaguar suffered a bleed on the brain and a fractured shoulder. He is now in a stable condition.

Preston Police closed the slip road from Guild Way down to West Strand after the incident at 8.25am.

The driver of the black Jaguar XKR was taken to Royal Preston Hospital. The van driver suffered minor injuries.

Sergeant Robert Gomery, of the Lancashire Roads Policing Unit, said: “This was a nasty collision which has left both drivers with injuries.

“We are now urging anybody who witnessed the crash, or has information that could help us piece together what happened, to get in touch.”

Anybody with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting log number 0311 of April 9th 2016.

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