Man in his 70s dies in hospital after Clayton-le-Woods A6 crash

A general view of the A6 at Whittle-le-Woods A man was killed in a one-vehicle incident in Chorley yesterday morning (18 May). Police were called at around 10.48am to the A6 Preston Road at Clayton-le-Woods after reports of […]

2 months ago
Speed limits on A583 and A6 set to be reduced as part of safety overhaul

A6, Bilsborrow The speed limits on two major Lancashire roads are to be cut in a bid to reduce the number of accidents occurring on them. The maximum speeds on parts of […]

4 months ago
Overturned car blocks A6 at Walton-le-Dale

The crash is reported to have taken place on the A6 heading away from Preston towards the motorway network Pic: Google A serious crash has blocked the A6 southbound heading out of Preston. London Road near the Capitol Centre in Walton-le-Dale has reports of an overturned car. The crash took place […]

4 months ago
Garstang Road closed both ways after tree comes down in high winds

Road blocked at Garstang Road. Pic: Submitted A tree is blocking a key road in both directions having been brought down in high winds due to Storm Jocelyn overnight. Garstang Road has been closed from outside the […]

6 months ago
Biker suffers serious leg injuries in Whittle-le-Woods crash

Police were called to Preston Road on Tuesday evening Pic: Google A biker is in hospital with serious leg injuries after a crash in Whittle-le-Woods. The rider of a Harley Davidson was involved in a crash around 9.15pm on Tuesday (20 […]

7 months ago
BMW driver dead after crash on A6 at Forton

Police closed the A6 at the Hollins Lane junction Pic: Google A driver has died after a crash on the A6 at Forton during Wednesday (27 September) morning. The BMW X2 left the main road at Hollins Lane and collided with […]

10 months ago
Fundraiser to support Millie Gribble’s family passes target

Millie with her parents Pic: GoFundMe/Stacy Nelson More than £5,000 has been raised to help support the family of Millie Gribble following her death. The six-year-old died in hospital from injuries sustained when a van hit her, […]

11 months ago
Emotional tribute paid to ‘happy little girl’ who died in Barton crash

Millie Gribble died in hospital after the crash on the A6 Pic: Preston Police Tributes have been paid to the six-year-old girl who died in the crash on the A6 this week. Millie Gribble died in hospital from her injuries after she and two […]

11 months ago
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