'Debris everywhere' after two car crash on the M6 near Preston

Shocking crash photos have been revealed after there were delays on the motorway near Preston.

By Tom Earnshaw, Reporter
Friday, 23rd August 2019, 8:18 am
Updated Friday, 23rd August 2019, 9:18 am
One of the vehicles involved (Lancs Road Police)
One of the vehicles involved (Lancs Road Police)

The incident happened at 5am on Friday (August 23) close to junction 31 for Samlesbury on the southbound carriageway.

Lancashire Road Police have revealed that the first car, a black Jaguar, hit the central reservation and was left stranded in lanes three and four.

After this the second white car, believed to be a VW Golf, collided with the stranded car.

One of the vehicles involved (Lancs Road Police)

Photos of the crash were posted to Twitter, showing the devastation to the black car's front and rear as well as the front of the VW Golf.

A road police spokesman said there was "debris everywhere".

They continued by saying "apologies if any delays caused" and to "blame them, not us".

The drivers both had only minor injuries, they added.

The white VW Golf involved in the crash (Lancs Road Police)
An horrific crash (Lancs Road Police)
The black car stranded in the highway (Lancs Road Police)