Coronation Street spoilers: Leanne Battersby nearly killed in car crash chasing a feather she thinks is from dead Oliver


LEANNE Battersby is nearly killed in a car accident next week in Corrie as she chases a feather she thinks is from her dead son Oliver. 

Leanne – who is played by Jane Danson in the ITV soap – is struggling to cope with her grief following the death of her son Oliver who passed away from an incurable form of mitochondrial disease at the end of last year. 

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Nick worries about Leanne when she claims a feather is a sign from Oliver

Leanne will meet a TV psychic this week who confirms that a feather she finds is a sign from Oliver. 

But next week’s episodes of Corrie will see Leanne hide her appointment with TV psychic Crystal Moon when Simon appears.

However, when Simon returns home to find Leanne clutching Oliver’s feather he grows suspicious. 

Simon later confronts Leanne and tells her he’s checked her phone records and knows she’s spending money on calls to a psychic – and that it’s pointless.

Leanne panics when she drops the feather
Leanne is nearly killed in a car accident as she chases the feather

Later, Jacob offers Simon another job delivering drugs and he promises to consider the offer.

Meanwhile, Leanne finds another feather and grows convinced it’s another gift from Oliver, while Simon is pleased Leanne’s mood has lifted. 

When Leanne shows another feather to Nick and explains it’s from Oliver, he grows worried.

Leanne is horrified to discover Simon has been planting the feathers to keep her happy

Later, disaster strikes when Leanne drops the feather and runs after it on the cobbles.

Mary is horrified when she nearly runs Leanne over as she rushes across the street chasing her feather. 

Brian hands Leanne a rubbish bag and says Simon left it in the recycling bin – and she’s shocked to discover there’s a ripped pillow inside. 

Furious, Leanne rages at Simon for deceiving her and ends up slapping him.