Three people rushed to hospital after head-on crash on A59 Langho

Three people suffered injuries after a serious head-on collision on a Ribble Valley dual carriageway

Tuesday, 30th July 2019, 4:02 pm
Emergency services at the scene of the accident
Emergency services at the scene of the accident

Emergency services including the North West Air Ambulances were called to the scene at around 4-40pm yesterday (Monday).

The accident, which involved a Hyundai Tucson and a Hyundai i30, occurred on the Preston-bound lane of the A59.

Three people, the male driver of the Tucson along with a female passenger and the female driver of the i30, were injured and taken to hospital.

A spokesman for Blackburn Fire and Rescue tweeted: "Crews attended a serious road traffic collision on the A59 near Langho. A large multi-agency approach was required to free a casualty from one of the vehicles. Great teamwork from all involved."