Man taken to hospital after crash in Penwortham

An elderly man was taken to hospital after he was involved in a two-car crash in Penwortham, say police.

Wednesday, 13th December 2017, 8:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 13th December 2017, 9:35 am
The accident happened at around 2.30pm on Leyland Road near to Penwortham Holme recreation ground.

The accident, which involved a black Toyota Yaris, happened at around 2.30pm on Leyland Road near to Penwortham Holme recreation ground.

A spokesman for the police said: "We were called out after two cars collided in Penwortham.

"One man was taken to hospital to be checked over.

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"There was oil on the road so the council were informed."

The road was closed for a short time.