Lorry and car crash on A59 roundabout in Walmer Bridge

A crash on the A59 bypass in Walmer Bridge has led to traffic delays this afternoon (Friday, December 18).

By Matthew Calderbank
Friday, 18th December 2020, 3:20 pm
Updated Friday, 18th December 2020, 3:43 pm

Emergency services attended the crash scene, close to the Gill Lane roundabout, at around 1.15pm.

The crash involved a lorry and a Renault Captur, with significant damage caused to both vehicles.

Lancashire Police has confirmed that no injuries have been reported in the 'damage-only' collision, but an ambulance has attended the scene.

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The crash happened on Gill Lane, near the the A59 roundabout, in Walmer Bridge at around 1.15pm today (Friday, December 18). Pic: Google

A police spokesman said: "This one is down as damage only. It happened at 1.13pm and involved a HGV and a Renault Captur."

North West Ambulance Service has been approached for further details.

The damaged vehicles are still awaiting recovery and traffic is slow on approach to the scene.

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The location of the crash and its effect on live traffic can be seen in this Google Maps image. Pic: Google

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