Car crashes into substation at Colne

First published in

A CAR crashed into an electrical substation providing power to Colne Primet High School.

The driver of the Renault Clio lost control of the car and went into the side of the building, causing it to partially collapse.

Electrical engineers checked the substation and said there was no danger or loss of power.

The incident happened at 9.45pm on Thursday.

A fire service spokesman said: “They had hit the substation head on and the airbags had deployed so they must have been travelling at about 30mph.

“They were all okay and refused to go to hospital.”

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree