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Man who fell from M61 motorway bridge has died

An empty M61 and traffic being held An empty M61 and traffic being held A man who fell from a motorway bridge has died from his injuries. Lancashire Police closed the M61 for two hours during Monday […]

2 years ago
M61 reopens near Preston after two-hour closure

An empty M61 and traffic being held An empty M61 and traffic being held The M61 has been reopened near Preston after being closed due to a man falling from a bridge. Lancashire Police were holding traffic […]

2 years ago
M61 northbound delays at Preston due to car fire

Smoke was seen billowing from the cars at Junction 9 of the M61 Pic: Highways England The damage to cars on the M61 northbound Pic: Highways England Preston’s motorway network ground to a halt again following a car fire on the M61 northbound. Walton Summit was […]

3 years ago
Car fire causes long delays on the M61

The fire on the M61 near Rivington Services Pic: Alex Nicole-Bibby The fire on the M61 near Rivington Services Pic: Alex Nicole-Bibby Police closed the M61 heading towards Preston during Monday evening’s rush hour. Long delays stretched back from Junction 6 […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Driver sustains minor injuries after losing control on M61

The car awaiting recovery on the M61 slip road at Junction 9 Pic: LancsRoadPolice The car awaiting recovery on the M61 slip road at Junction 9 Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police are warning motorists to slow down on the motorways near Preston. It comes after a […]

3 years ago
M61 reopens south of Preston following crash

M61 southbound Pic: Google M61 southbound Pic: Google Police closed the M61 to the south of Preston due to a crash. All lanes were shut southbound between Junction 9 (joining from the M6) and […]

3 years ago
Icy conditions lead to M6 disruption near Preston

Scene on the M6 around 7am as emergency services worked to clear the crash Pic: Highways England Scene on the M6 around 7am as emergency services worked to clear the crash Pic: Highways England Delays remain on the motorway network around Preston following an icy start to […]

3 years ago
M61 reopens after ‘catastrophic’ crash involving six vehicles

One of the vehicles in the aftermath of the crash Pic: LancsRoadPolice One of the vehicles in the aftermath of the crash Pic: LancsRoadPolice A number of motorists were treated for minor injuries after a crash to the south of Preston. The […]

3 years ago
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