A canal crash, drug-driving and an unsafe load: What Lancashire's Road Police have had to deal with this week

A van driver has had a lucky escape after his van crashed off a bridge and into a canal.

The incident, in Cabus Nook Lane, Winmarleigh, was one of the most dramatic incidents attended to by Lancashire Road Police this week.

Other incidents include drug-driving, cars being driven without insurance and a lorry carrying six tons of freight that wasn’t lashed down properly.

For more information on what’s been happening on our region’s roads, click on the pages below.

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