Bamber Bridge crash leaves two women in hospital

Posted on - 10th October, 2017 - 10:02am | Author - | Posted in - Bamber Bridge, Preston News, Roads, Transport
The London Way junction with Brownedge Road Pic: Google
The London Way junction with Brownedge Road Pic: Google

Police are appealing for witnesses after two motorists were injured during a Bamber Bridge crash.


London Way, close to the junction with Brownedge Road, was closed for three and a half hours on Sunday (8 October) night from 5.35pm.

A 62-year-old woman from Whittle-le-Woods was taken to hospital with a broken arm, ankle and elbow after the Mini Cooper she was driving collided with a Skoda Octavia.

The Skoda driver, a 35-year-old woman from Clitheroe, suffered serious injuries to her face.

Sergeat Dave Hurst of Lancashire Police’s Road Policing Unit said: “An investigation is underway following a serious road traffic collision in Bamber Bridge.


“Two vehicles have collided close to the junction with Brownedge Road and we are appealing for witnesses.

“If you saw what happened, or either vehicle in the area before the collision, contact police.”

Read more: Scouts still due to reopen Bamber Bridge library

Anyone with information can call 101 quoting log reference 1233 of October 8.

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