Road reopens after three-car crash closes A585 Fleetwood Road

A three-car crash closed the A585 near to junction 3 of the M55 this evening.

Monday, 14th October 2019, 8:20 pm
The A585 is closed. Pic: Google Maps

Police, the fire service and ambulances were called to the scene just after 5.25pm.

In a tweet, Highways England said: "Road is closed after a three vehicle road traffic collision. Lancs Police are at scene. Apologies for any disruption and inconvenience. Please drive safely when approaching the area."

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Two fire engines from Wesham and Blackpool attended a road traffic collision involving four vehicles on Fleetwood Road in Greenhalgh with Thistleton. Firefighters made the vehicles safe. Two casualties were taken to hospital by ambulance."

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The road reopened just after 8pm.

Diversions had been in place along the M55 while the road was closed.