The 10 most read Lancashire news stories of 2014

Most read online stories of 2014
Most read online stories of 2014
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As 2014 draws to a close, we look back at the 10 most read stories of the year on lep.co.uk.

1. Lancashire students vow to help homeless man who offered her his last £3

After a homeless good Samaritan came to her aid, a 22-year-old UCLan student has vowed to pay him back.

2. Tributes to ‘wonderful’ man killed on M6

Tributes have been paid to a newlywed who was killed walking on the motorway.

3. Teenager dies while playing football

A 15-year old girl has died while playing football in Euxton.

4. Preston cyclist catches crash horror on camera

This was the shocking moment a cyclist was almost killed by a car driving on the wrong side of the road.

5. Woman killed in Leyland crash

A woman has been killed following a crash in Leyland.

6. Man found dead in Preston street

A man has been found dead in a street in Preston.

7. 1,000-1 moon landing bet success

David Threlfall was not what you would call a betting man.

8. Man plunges to his death from Preston car park

A man plunged to his death from the top floor of a city centre car park despite attempts by police to talk him down.

9. Teenage girl assaulted in Preston

Detectives are appealing for information after a teenage girl was assaulted as she walked home in Preston.

10. Preston drug dealers jailed for almost 60 years

Eighteen heroin and crack dealers have been jailed for a total of almost 60 years after a major police undercover operation targeting drugs gangs in Preston.