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Two people in hospital after serious crash in Leyland near Tesco Express

Leyland Lane close to the Tesco Express where the crash took place Pic: Google A Ford Fiesta and an MG ZS were involved in the crash on Tuesday evening which has left the driver of the Fiesta and the driver of the MG both in hospital.

1 month ago
Biker in hospital after Flensburg Way crash in Leyland

Flensburg Way in Leyland was closed during Thursday morning Pic: Google Flensburg Way was closed during Thursday morning due to the crash but has now re-opened.

1 month ago
Search underway for 73-year-old woman missing from Preston

Police shared an image of Krystina Shimincziuk Police have launched an appeal after a 73-year-old woman went missing from her home in Preston. Krystina Shimincziuk was last seen in the Oakbrook Drive area at around 6.45pm on […]

1 month ago
Moped rider suffers life-changing injuries in crash with Porsche in Lostock Hall

The roundabout at Stanifield Lane and Farington Road A moped rider was left with serious, life-changing injuries after being involved in a crash with a Porsche Boxster on Saturday (October 14). The incident happened at around 2.45pm at […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two men arrested after overnight raid in Preston

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police Two men have been arrested after an overnight break-in at an address in Preston. Police were called to a commercial property on Aqueduct Street at around 2am this morning (October […]

1 month ago
Stanley Arms announces closure citing ‘too much pressure’

Stanley Arms in Lancaster Road Pic: Google A popular city centre pub has announced it is currently temporarily closed, and will soon be closed for at least an extended period of time, citing licensing pressures and economic […]

1 month ago
Arrest made after Fishergate bus stop sexual assault

Preston Police down Fishergate. Pic: Tony Worrall Two teenage girls were flashed by the man, in his 30s, at a bus stop in Fishergate, Preston city centre, during Tuesday 10 October. Police have arrested a suspect and he is bailed until January pending further enquiries.

1 month ago
M61 re-opens in both directions between Chorley and Horwich after police incident

The M61 can be seen empty in both directions beyond Junction 8 Pic: Traffic Cameras UK The motorway is closed in both directions between Junction 8 and Junction 6 with delays of more than 30 minutes in each direction as police deal with an incident.

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