Men hospitalised after car overturns

Officers at the scene.
Officers at the scene.

Two men were hospitalised after the car they were driving in crashed near to a busy Burnley junction.

Police were called to Halifax Road, near to the Hare and Hounds Pub, at 4pm yesterday following reports of an accident.

On arrival officers discovered a white Audi on its roof.

Firefighters and paramedics were also in attendance and the two men were taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital as a precaution.