Austrian trailer stolen seven years ago found in Preston

A refrigerated trailer stolen from Austria more than seven years ago has been found in Preston, Lancashire Police say.

Thursday, 18th August 2016, 9:02 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:52 pm

The force say the 45 foot tri-axle trailer has been parked at Walton Summit Road in Bamber Bridge for over a month but after being reported by a caller at 6am this morning it has been classed as a “found vehicle”.

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The police spokesman didn’t have any more information on how the trailer had travelled from central Europe to the large suburban village but did say they will now use a tractor to recover the vehicle.