Fatal crash victim named

Accident on Monday 11 July''The collision involved a car and a motorcycle and occurred around 3.40pm outside Birkacre nursery at the junction of Birkacre Road and Coppull New Road.

Accident on Monday 11 July''The collision involved a car and a motorcycle and occurred around 3.40pm outside Birkacre nursery at the junction of Birkacre Road and Coppull New Road.

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A Chorley pensioner killed in a crash at the junction of Coppull Road and Birkacre Road on Monday has been named.

John Haydock, 81, from Chorley, was driving a car near Birkacre Garden Centre when it collided with a motorcyclist.

The motorcyclist, a 22-year-old man from Adlington, remains in a serious condition at Royal Preston Hospital.

For more on this story, see this week’s Chorley Guardian.

* Send tributes to christopher.maguire@lep.co.uk