Menu

Pensioner dies in Grimsargh crash in Preston Road

Posted on - 6th July, 2016 - 9:42am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Grimsargh, Preston News
Police and fire crews in Preston Road Pic: Stephen Melling

Police and fire crews in Preston Road Pic: Stephen Melling

A Longridge van driver has been arrested after an 80-year-old died in a crash in Grimsargh.

Preston Police said the 25-year-old driver had been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and possession of a Class A drug.

The pensioner, who was driving a car, died in the collision close to the White Bull pub in Preston Road around 4.45pm on Tuesday (5 July).

The road was closed for around four hours while emergency services worked on the scene.

Witnesses are being sought and should contact the police on 101.

Share
Preston in pictures Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024Preston City Mela 2024 View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement
News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails