Witness appeal after fatal collision in Claughton-On-Brock

Posted on - 2nd March, 2021 - 10:36am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Garstang, Lancashire Police, Preston News, Wyre News
Brock Mill Lane Pic: Google

Lancashire Police are appealing for witnesses after a man sadly died in a single-vehicle collision in Claughton-On-Brock during Monday 1 March.


Police were called at 3.29pm to Brock Mill Lane following a report that a red Land Rover, travelling towards the Brock Bottoms Picnic Site, had come off the carriageway, collided with a tree and caught fire.

Preston Weekender advert

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car and believed to be a man in his 50s, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Read more: Preston taxi drivers scared for their safety in ongoing attacks

Officers are now appealing for anyone with information, dashcam or CCTV footage from the area to come forward.


Sgt Finn Quainton, of Lancashire Police’s Tactical Operations, said: “This collision has led to a man sadly losing his life and first and foremost my thoughts are with his family at this extremely difficult time.

“We are working to establish a full picture of what led to this fatal collision and I would ask anybody with any information or footage which could assist with our enquiries to please get in touch with police as soon as possible.”  

See the latest news and information near you

Read more: Lancashire Police kept busy with almost 300 Covid-19 incidents on Saturday alone

Anyone with information is asked to email or call 101, quoting log 0846 of March 1, 2021.

Read moreSee the latest Preston news and headlines

caritas fostering advert
Preston in pictures Preston Street photographyMother & LambCosta Coffee in the Mall, PrestonBritish Home Stores (BHS) in Preston20240302-_WAM4563untitledMother & LambFishergateThe Spud Brothers Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails