Car crashes into wall in Cliviger


A woman was airlifted to hospital after her car collided with a wall and a lamp post in Cliviger.

The incident, involving a black Renault Clio, happened at the junction of Red Lees Road and the A646 Burnley Road at 12-30pm today.

Police, fire and ambulance crews attended the scene and the 40-year-old woman was taken to the Royal Blackburn Hospital by the North West Air Ambulance.

A police spokeswoman said the woman was complaining of chest pain but her injuries are thought to be minor.