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Appeal for HGV driver after Blackburn crash

A man’s been left in a serious condition after being hit by a car in Blackburn.
The 59-year-old suffered serious head injuries and a broken leg after being hit on Barbara Castle Way yesterday (29/10/16) at 2.15pm.
He was taken to Royal Preston Hospital…

First picture released of man who was killed by a lorry on M58

This is the first picture of Philip Anderson who tragically died after being hit by a lorry[1] on the M58.
Police were called to the scene at around 4.30pm on Friday, to reports a man had been struck by a DAF HGV, near junction 5 at Skelmersdale.
Phili…

Man dies after being hit by HGV in motorway horror crash

A MAN died after being hit by a lorry on the M58 near Skelmersdale yesterday.
Police were called to the scene at around 4.30pm on Friday[1] , to reports a pedestrian had been struck by a DAF HGV, near junction 5 at Skelmersdale, on the M58.
The man, be…

Appeal after fatal collision on Lancashire motorway

Published: 10:53 Saturday 06 January 2018

An appeal for witnesses has been issued after a man died in a motorway collision in West Lancashire.
The eastbound carriageway of the M58 between Skelmersdale and the Orrell interchange in Wigan was closed …

WATCH: Roundabout chaos as van almost collides with lorry

Police have released footage of what has been described as ‘completely unacceptable’ driving.
The footage – recorded from a Lancashire Police car’s dash camera at 8:10am this morning (January 2) – shows a white van turning right at Cemetary Island roun…

OAP killed in crash between car and lorry in Ormskirk named by police

A pensioner killed in a crash between a car and a lorry in Ormskirk has today been named by police.
Officers said a serious collision[1] involving a BMW and a Mercedes articulated HGV happened shortly after 8am on Friday, December 22.
Police, plus fire…

Tarleton Bypass closed after lorry skids and crashes into road sign

A section of the Tarleton Bypass was closed on Wednesday night (December 27) after a lorry skidded and knocked over a road sign.
The HGV had skidded on ice as it approached the bypass from Moss Hey Lane, leaving the driver unable to keep the vehicle on…