Blackpool Road chaos in Preston as Honda Jazz with learner plates crashes outside Lanes End pub

Traffic in Preston is severely backed up after a Honda Jazz with learner plates crashed outside the Lanes End pub on Blackpool Road.

Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 5:35 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 6:35 pm
The stricken Honda Jazz. Photo: Chris Murray

The white car appears to have hit a green electrical box after mounting the curb.

Police say they were called at around 4pm to the crash, and reported that there were no injuries.

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The stricken Honda Jazz. Photo: Chris Murray

Learner "L" plates can be seen on the rear end of the white Honda Jazz, which police say is now being recovered from the scene.

Rush hour traffic in both directions on Blackpool Road is reported to be backing up as a result of the incident.

Traffic is being slowed because of the incident. Photo: Chris Murray
The car has mounted the curb before hitting a green electrical box. Photo: Chris Murray