Female runner remains in hospital after being hit by a car in Worden Park car park

Posted on - 15th June, 2019 - 4:59pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Penwortham, Preston News
Worden Park on a frosty morning Pic: Tim Watts
Worden Park Pic: Tim Watts

A female runner was hurt in a collision on Thursday evening.


South Ribble Police have issued an appeal for witnesses.

The 36-year-old woman, from Leyland, was hit by a Vauxhall Astra in Worden Park car park.

She has serious injuries and remains in a serious but stable condition in Royal Preston Hospital.

The incident took place just after 7.20pm on Thursday 13 June.

The Astra driver, a 34-year-old man from Chorleym was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and driving while disqualified.

Sergeant Finn Quainton said: “This collision has left a woman with some significant injuries and I would appeal to anyone who saw what happened to get in touch.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 1260 of June 13th.

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