UPDATE: Police looking for driver after crash in Brook Street

Posted on - 15th January, 2019 - 9:04am | Author - | Posted in - Plungington, Preston News, Roads, Transport
The scene of the collision in Brook Street

Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle which burst into flames after hitting a wall in Brook Street.


At around 6am this morning (Tuesday January 15) the vehicle, a Renault car, collided with the wall of a building at the junction of Brook Street and Aqueduct Street, Plungington.

Emergency services were called to the scene but the driver had fled.

No-one is believed to have been injured in the collision.

Preston Police closed the road briefly while crews from Preston Fire Station worked to put out the flames.

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A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said no one had been hurt in the crash or fire.

Police confirmed the driver had fled and an investigation is underway.

Anyone with information can call 101 quoting log 0122 of January 15.

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