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BMW destroys bridge and crashes into canal at Forton

Posted on - 7th August, 2020 - 10:53am | Author - | Posted in - Lancashire Police, Preston News, Roads
White BMW in the Forton canal
The white BMW was involved in a persuit before crashing into the canal. Pic: Lancashire Road Police / Twitter

A white BMW was involved in a road pursuit on the M6 yesterday (Thursday 6 August).

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The car with two occupants destroyed a bridge before crashing into the Lancaster Canal at Forton.

White BMW in the Forton canal
The BMW destroyed a bridge before crashing into the canal. Pic: Lancs Road Police / Twitter

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On a post on Twitter, Lancashire Road Police said: “This vehicle was involved in a pursuit on the M6 motorway yesterday.

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“The 2 occupants managed to destroy a bridge before crashing into the canal at Forton.”

Any information or dash cam footage should be sent to Lancashire Police quoting log number 1265 6/8/20.

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