Corrie Director Injured On Set
A spokeswoman for the ITV soap said “We can confirm an accident occured on the set of Coronation Street today during filming. The accident occured as the crew were setting up for a scene which involved a small amount of vehicle movement. Contrary to press speculation, this accident did not occur during the filming of a stunt. The female director has been injured as a consequence and been taken to hospital. No other member of the cast or crew has been injured.
ITV’s health and safety team on-site in Manchester are currently conducting an investigation into how this accident occured and are liaising with the Health and Safety Executive.”
Patrick has also appeared as an actress in Z Cars, Doctor Who and the original Crossroads. She has as a producer or director also worked on such shows as Mersey Beat, Sunburn and the Carlton version of Crossroads .