Two people hit by car in Poulton

Garstang Road East Poulton. Picture: Google
Garstang Road East Poulton. Picture: Google
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Two people were injured - one seriously - after a crash in Poulton.

Emergency services were called to Garstang Road East around 8.40pm on Friday following reports a car had collided with two people close to Tesco Express.

Police believe a green Nissan Navara had left the Tesco Express car park and was travelling westbound when it collided with a man and a woman.

The man, aged 60, from Fleetwood, suffered serious head injuries and was taken to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment.

The female, aged 56, also from Fleetwood, suffered a cut to her head and was treated at Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

The 26-year-old male driver of the Nissan was uninjured.

Garstang Road East was closed for more than two hours while accident investigators attended the incident.

Sgt David Hurst, of Lancashire Police, said: “We are appealing for information after two people were injured following a collision in Poulton.

“We want to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and would urge them to contact officers immediately.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting log reference 1460 of March 18.