Unsolved Murders

Hugh Brindle

Age: 70

Sex: male

Date: 22 Dec 1941

Place: Park Road, Blackburn, Lancashire

Hugh Brindle was knocked down in Park Road on 10 October 1941 and taken to the infirmary where he later died on 22 December 1941.

He was a retired horse driver and had lived at 86 Redearth Road in Darwen.

It was heard that he had told a relative that he was going out for a walk to Blackburn and back.

His inquest said that there was insufficient evidence to show how he had been knocked down.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Lancashire Evening Post - Tuesday 30 December 1941, p1