Victim cut free from car after two car collision in Padiham

Firefighters at the scene of the road accident in  Padiham last night.
Firefighters at the scene of the road accident in Padiham last night.

A road in Padiham was closed last night for over an hour after a road accident involving two cars.

Firefighters from Burnley and Padiham had to use spreading and cutting equipment to rescue a casualty from one of the vehicles after the accident in Green Lane at 5-15pm.

The victim was taken to hospital by ambulance.