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Car and highway maintenance van involved in M61 crash

What remained of the car involved in the crash near Junction 8 of the M61 Pic: NW Motorway Police What remained of the car involved in the crash near Junction 8 of the M61 Pic: Lancs Road Police Anyone heading from Preston towards Manchester and Chorley saw major delays […]

3 years ago
Rare Catholic treasure found near M61 could go on display in the Harris

The silver treasure was found near Preston The silver treasure was found near Preston A rare Catholic artefact dating back to the 1600s could go on display in the Harris. Prestonians are being urged to help support […]

3 years ago
Car and trailer overturned on M61 at Preston

The scene on the M61 following the crash Pic: Highways England The scene on the M61 following the crash Pic: Highways England A car and trailer overturned on the motorway near Preston. Highways England closed the M61 northbound at junction 9 […]

3 years ago
M61 shut as horse on the loose and multi-vehicle crash

The horse caught by police officers on the motorway Pic: LancsRoadPolice The horse caught by police officers on the motorway Pic: LancsRoadPolice A motorway heading to Preston has been shut due to a crash – and a horse being on the […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement BMW driver caught doing over 100mph on motorway

Driver caught travelling over 100mph on the M61. Credit: @LancsRoadPolice A BMW driver is off to court after being caught driving over 100mph. The driver was travelling at speeds up […]

4 years ago
Dramatic van fire closes lane on motorway

Van fire on M61. Credit: LancsRoadPolice Fire crews were called to an incident after a van caught fire on the hard shoulder of the motorway this evening (March 3). Two […]

4 years ago
Tributes paid to girl who died in M61 lorry crash

Iman Zainab Javed Iman Zainab Javed An 11-year-old girl who died in a crash near Preston has seen tributes paid to her. Iman Zainab Javed, from Rochdale, was a rear seat passenger in […]

4 years ago
Child dies in tragic incident on M61

A child has died following a collision on the M61 motorway. The incident happened at about 10.30pm last night approximately half a mile before Junction 9. A Renault Clio travelling southbound […]

4 years ago
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