A WOMAN driver was taken to hospital for a check up after her car crashed into a tree.
The grey Audi A3 also ruined a flower bed on Lomond Avenue off Preston New Road.
A police spokesperson said that officers believed the woman had fainted at the wheel and the car went off the road and onto the verge.
The accident happened at 10.50am yesterday.
Police attended the incident and said that the woman was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital for a check-up but was not injured in the crash.