Elderly woman injured in accident

An elderly woman was injured in Casterton Avenue
An elderly woman was injured in Casterton Avenue

An elderly woman has been rushed to hospital after colliding with a car in Burnley.

The woman, aged in her 70s, suffered facial injuries which were not thought to be life-threatening, when she collided with a blue Daihatsu Sirion just after 1pm near the roundabout in Casterton Avenue.

The road was closed from Casterton Avenue to Leamington Avenue as police continued their investigations.