Man, 86, dies after Preston collision


We are appealing for information after an 86-year-old man died following a collision in Preston.

Around 5.30pm on Sunday, October 25, officers were called to the junction of St Martin’s Road and St George’s Road after reports of a collision between four cars.

The man, in a Nissan Micra, is believed to have been driving on St Martin’s Road and failed to give way at the junction of St George’s Road, travelling across the junction and colliding with a Nissan Note, Audi A4 and Toyota Corolla. The vehicles were all parked and unattended.

Paramedics took the man to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment where he was later pronounced dead.

The road was closed while accident investigators attended.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lancashire Police on 101 quoting log number 1123 of October 25.


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