Woman in critical condition after collision with tree

Posted on - 3rd November, 2016 - 10:55am | Author - | Posted in - Fulwood, Lancashire Police, Preston News
Junction of Ribbleton Lane and Blackpool Road

Junction of Ribbleton Lane and Blackpool Road

Police are appealing for information after a woman suffered serious injuries in a collision.


A 37-year-old woman from Fulwood was driving close to the junction of Ribbleton Lane and Blackpool Road when her vehicle collided with a tree.

The incident happened around 1.10am on November 2. The driver suffered serious head and pelvis injuries and was taken to Royal Preston Hospital. She remains in a critical condition.

The road was closed for more than three hours while accident investigators attended the scene.

Temp Sgt Lee Campbell, of Lancashire Police’s Roads Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for information following a collision in Preston.

“A 37-year-old woman has suffered serious injuries and we want to establish exactly what happened.

“If you saw the orange Peugeot before the incident, or witnessed the collision, please call police.”

Anyone with information can contact officers on 101 quoting log reference 0031 of November 2.

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