Delays after crash at busy Penwortham junction

Emergency services were tonight dealing with a road traffic collision in Penwortham.

Tuesday, 28th August 2018, 6:24 pm
Updated Wednesday, 29th August 2018, 8:21 am
The scene of the Penwortham crash. Picture: Rob Randell

The accident happened at the junction of the A59 Liverpool Road and Cop Lane shortly before 6pm.

Eyewitness Rob Randell tweeted: "Serious accident in Penwortham at the junction of Liverpool Rd and Cop Lane.

"Fire and ambulance in attendance.

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"One lane shut at the lights from Preston up Liverpool Rd. Avoid."

No further details have yet been released.