Man dies after fall from Colne viaduct

Air ambulance.
Air ambulance.

A 38-year-old man has died after reportedly falling from the viaduct in Knotts Lane in Colne.

The incident occurred just before 12-30pm and police said the man died a short time later as a result of his injuries.

The air ambulance attended the scene and a road closure is in place between the A56 Primet Bridge and Knotts Drive.