Driver hurt after crashing into lamppost A car crashed into a lamppost in Blackpool. Photo: Lancs Roads Police Share this article Sign Up To Our Daily Newsletter Sign up 0 Have your say A driver was treated for a broken collarbone after crashing into a lamppost. The crash, which did not involve any other vehicles, happened yesterday afternoon in Blackpool. The car sustained serious damage and the driver broke their collarbone. Police called in to help bad parking at Blackpool school: "Just park your car and walk!"