Red Skoda flips on roof at Bay Gateway  

July 09, 2020

These were the dramatic scenes this morning as a Red Skoda was left flipped onto its roof after being involved in a crash on the Bay Gateway.


Lancashire Police attended the scene and managed traffic in the area. The driver, a 21-year-old, was not injured in the collision.


Speaking on Twitter, Lancashire Road Police joked that the driver had taken the song lyrics of Dianna Ross’ popular song ‘Upside Down’ quite literally, posting this Tweet:

 "As Diana Ross sang on her hit!!!! Upside Down.. 21-year-old driver took the song literally with his Skoda on the Bay Gateway... not injured which is great.. Driver Alertness Course attendee in the not too distant future for this young man."

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Traffic managed to cope well despite the collision during the earlier morning busy period.

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