Witness appeal after M65 crash
8:20am 18th December 2014
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the M65 eastbound last Friday.
The collision occurred at around 1pm on Friday 12 December between junction 7 and 8 on the motorway.
A silver Toyota Yaris and a white Izuzu Grafter flat back were involved in a collision.
A woman suffered three fractured vertebrae, a broken nose and also a fractured jaw as a result of the incident.
The motorway was closed for around 30 minutes whilst the air ambulance attended the scene.
PC Dave Hurst of the Road Policing Unit said: "I would like to thank those who have already come forward and helped us with our enquiries but we are still keen to speak to any other motorists who may have witnessed what happened and could help us to establish exactly how this collision occurred."
Anyone with information should contact Lancashire Police on 101 quoting log number 0541 of December 12th.
Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at Crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.
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