Police name victim of fatal road accident
POLICE have named the man who died following a road traffic accident in Ormskirk.
John Roberts, 69, from Scarisbrick was the driver of a BMW which collided with a Mercedes articulated HGV at the junction of Green Lane and County Road at just before 8am on Friday December 22.
Mr Roberts was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.The other driver was taken to Southport Hospital with minor inijures.
The road was closed for seven hours while emergency services attended the scene.
Police are continuing to appeal for anyone with information regarding the accident to contact them by emailing email@example.com or by calling 101 quoting log number 256 of December 22.