Lucky escape for motorist

Single vehicle collision on Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston, on the afternoon of Boxing Day 2014. The driver escaped unhurt. Photo by Anthony Donlan

Single vehicle collision on Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston, on the afternoon of Boxing Day 2014. The driver escaped unhurt. Photo by Anthony Donlan

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A motorist had a lucky escape after his car flipped onto its roof on Boxing Day.

The incident unfolded on Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston, at around 2.45pm.

The driver escaped with minor injuries and has been reported for summons for driving without due care and attention, a spokesman for Lancashire Police said.

It happened close to the junction with Garden Walk and the car blocked both sides of the carriageway.

This dramatic picture at the scene was taken by reader Anthony Donlan.