Woman 'seriously injured' in Preston crash

Emergency services were called to the crash on London Road
Emergency services were called to the crash on London Road

A woman is believed to have suffered serious injuries in a crash in Preston, say Ambulance Services.

Another person has also been taken to Royal Preston Hospital following the crash which happened on London Road near to the Aldi.

A serious crash brought traffic to a standstill in Preston

A serious crash brought traffic to a standstill in Preston

Police, fire and ambulance services were called to the scene at around 12.30pm on Tuesday, say police.

One person is believed to have been trapped in a vehicle which is believed to have involved at least two cars - a silver Vauxhall and a blue Honda.

Police say the accident is causing significant traffic issues are warning drivers to avoid the area which has several road closures in place.

One eyewitness said: "It looked like a serious accident. There was a police van blocking off the road to traffic by Aldi on Queen's Retail Park plus several other police vans and an ambulance at the scene, and a silver car in the middle of the road.

"Traffic was being brought off at the junction with the prison and there were long delays on Ring Way and Deepdale Road."

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