Busy road closed after accident

Police have closed the road
Police have closed the road
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Police have closed a busy road and the air ambulance has been called after a serious accident.

Police called paramedics and the air ambulance to the junction of the A59 and A671 Burnley Road between Padiham and Whalley after a car crashed in to traffic lights near to Springwood car park.

The driver, a woman, has been taken to hospital, but the road remains closed. Police said they hope to open the road soon.