Woman hit by taxi in Lancaster in serious condition

Cable Street leading to Parliament Street, where it is understood the incident took place.
Cable Street leading to Parliament Street, where it is understood the incident took place.

An 18-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a taxi in Lancaster on Saturday night, October 3.

Police are appealing for witnesses following the incident which they say occured in Parliament Street at around 11.30pm.

But witnesses, and a witness incident appeal poster, flag up the location as Cable Street, between Sainsburys and The Bobbin pub.

The woman was taken to the Royal Preston Hospital where she remains in a serious condition.

The road was closed for two and a half hours to facilitate an investigation.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log 1826 of October 3.