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Man in his 50s suffers serious head injury in Penwortham collision

A man in his fifties has been taken to hospital with a serious head injury. Ambulance services were called to Liverpool Road, Penwortham at around 1.40pm today (Thursday 27 May). […]

2 weeks ago
Police officers ‘recovering at home’ after Walton-le-Dale crash

The crash happened in London Road, near the Capitol Centre Pic: Shane King Two police officers are recovering after being involved in a crash in Walton-le-Dale on Friday (23 April). The incident, which happened in London Road near the Capitol Centre, involved a […]

2 months ago
Only minor injuries after car overturned on Garstang Road in Fulwood

Yesterday (Tuesday, 16 March) a car overturned on Garstang Road, Fulwood, opposite Regents Drive. The accident caused delays in the surrounding area. The initial 999 call was made at 3:15pm. […]

3 months ago
Investigation underway into cause of bedroom fire at property in Preston street

An investigation into a house fire in Preston yesterday (Sunday 7 February) is underway. Two fire engines from Penwortham and Preston were called to the incident, which involved a bedroom […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Coronavirus infection rates for Preston and South Ribble both fall as North West Ambulance Service declares ‘major incident’

An ambulance leaving a depot Pic: Raymondo166 Preston and South Ribble have both seen their first week-on-week fall in coronavirus infection rates. The number of people with Covid-19 per 100,000 people still remain within the top 30 […]

7 months ago
Woman taken to hospital after Tulketh Brow crash causes gridlock in Ashton-on-Ribble

A crash between a lorry and car caused traffic on Tulketh Brow this morning Pic: Google A crash between a car and a lorry in Ashton-on-Ribble has been causing slow traffic this morning. Emergency services were called before 9am this morning (Wednesday 7 October) to the […]

8 months ago
Paramedic students from UCLan join the fight against coronavirus pandemic

Paramedic students undertaking training Pic: UCLan More students studying health at the University of Central Lancashire are heading to the hospital front line in the battle against coronavirus. Paramedic students have been called up to work […]

1 year ago
What happened yesterday as M6 collision brought Preston to standstill

There were delays across Preston following an incident on the M6 Traffic in Preston was brought to a standstill yesterday (October 29) following a crash on the M6. There was […]

3 years ago
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