Drama after car crashes into Preston railway bridge

A police hunt was launched after a car crashed into a railway bridge in Fylde Road, Preston.

Sunday, 6th August 2017, 12:14 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:27 pm

The incident happened in the early hours of today (Sunday).

One eye witness said on social media that two occupants ran from the car.

He said: “Sniffer dogs and a helicopter were circling the area.

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“National Rail was out to check the lines.”

​Firefighters attended the scene to make the vehicle safe as police searched the area.