Police are appealing for witnesses after a runner was left with serious injuries in a collision.

The crash took place at 7.20pm on Thursday (June 13th) when a Vauxhall Astra collided with the woman runner in Worden Park carpark.

The woman, 36, from Leyland, was left with a number of serious fractures and cuts.

She was taken to the Royal Preston Hospital where she remains in a serious but stable condition.

The driver of the Astra, a 34-year old man from Chorley, was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and driving while disqualified.

Sgt Finn Quainton, of Tac Ops, said: “This collision has left a woman with some significant injuries and I would appeal to anyone who saw what happened to get in touch.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 1260 of June 13.