Man dies following crash in Lancashire

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A man has died after a crash in Caton.

Police said the 27-year-old driver, Martin Stables, died following the crash at about 11.25pm on Sunday.

It is thought a silver Honda Civic lost control on a slight left hand bend on Low Road, and hit a stone wall.

Police said the driver, from Lancaster, died at the scene.

A 27-year-old passenger, also from Lancaster, was taken to Royal Lancaster Infirmary in a serious condition, where he remains.

Road policing officer Sgt Sean Cunningham said: “This is a tragic incident where a man had sadly lost his life and our thoughts remain with his family at this terribly sad time.

“If you witnessed this incident or have any information about it at all, please get in contact with us.

“Similarly, if you saw a silver Honda car in the area in the time just before 11.25pm, please call us.”

Call 101, quoting incident reference 1642 of July 12.