Road closed in both directions in Hapton after 'serious accident'
A road has been closed in both directions following a serious one vehicle accident in Hapton, say police.
Police received reports of the accident on Accrington Road (A679) at the junction of Manchester Road in Hapton shortly before 6am on Thursday, October 26.
The closure is affecting traffic between Accrington and Burnley.
A spokesman for the police said: "The road has been closed following a serious accident. The closure is expected to be in place for quite some time and drivers should seek alternative routes."