Lancashire

Police name Clitheroe fatal crash motorist

Jessie Wrathall
Image caption Jessie Wrathall died in hospital

A 69-year-old motorist who died in hospital after her car crashed into a gatepost in Lancashire has been identified.

Jessie Wrathall's silver Ford Focus crashed into the stone post in Chatburn Road, Clitheroe, on Thursday night.

Lancashire Police said Mrs Wrathall, who was from Gisburn, was taken to the Royal Blackburn Hospital but died shortly afterwards.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash, which happened at 2115 GMT.

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