Busy Blackpool road closed after collision

PART of a busy Blackpool road was closed tonight after a road traffic collision.

Wednesday, 21st December 2016, 6:56 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:00 pm
Breaking news for motorists after a major road closed off to recover a stranded lorry.

A motorcyclist and a car were believed to be involved in the collision in Central Drive at around 7.20pm.

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Emergency services were at the scene and police said they were in the process of closing off part of the road.

Blackpool Transport tweeted: “Due to an Accident on Central Drive LIne 5 and Line 7 are diverted via Lytham Road and Rigby Road in both directions.”

No further details have been released.