Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision at the notorious A59 Sawley Brow junction

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an accident involving a car and motorcyclist on the A59.

Police remain on the scene
Police remain on the scene

Police and paramedics were called at 12-42pm today (Tuesday) to reports of a collision and the road is currently closed both ways.

A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: "There has been an accident involving a motorcyclist and a vehicle. The motorcyclist has been taken to hospital but it's too early to say what injuries he suffered.

"Police remain on the scene and the road has been closed."

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