A three-vehicle crash closed a busy road near Preston city centre this afternoon.
Police closed Queen Street between its junction with Manchester Road and London Road while the incident was dealt with.
The route is a busy shortcut from Avenham to the A6.
A Lancashire police spokesman said a BMW, a Citroen and Volkswagen were involved.
The vehicles were recovered and the road was reopened at about 5pm..
There were no reports of any injuries.