Man hurt as car rolls over him in Penwortham

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A man was hurt when his leg became trapped as a car rolled back on him.

The incident happened at around 4.15pm this afternoon.

Lancashire Urban Search and Rescue firefighters and a crew from Penwortham rescued a man whose leg was trapped under the wheel of a car that had rolled back on him on Queenscourt Avenue, Penwortham.

The casualty was taken to hospital by ambulance.