A 71-YEAR-OLD WOMAN has died following a collision between a mobility scooter and a car last Friday.

Dorothy Kenny was crossing Manchester Road on her mobility scooter when she collided with a beige Fiat panda at the junction with Gainsborough Avenue.

She received a serious injury to her leg and head and was air lifted to Royal Preston Hospital where she later died.  The driver of the Fiat Panda was not injured.