Busy road in Fulwood partially closed after crash

Police say people have been injured in the incident, although it is not clear at this stage how seriously.
Police say people have been injured in the incident, although it is not clear at this stage how seriously.

A section of busy road in Fulwood has been closed following an early morning crash, say police.

Black Bull Lane has been closed between The Black Bull pub and Fulwood Academy after a motorbike crashed.

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The accident happened at around 4.50am on Tuesday, July 3.

Police say a motorcyclist was injured in the incident, although he is not believed to have been seriously injured.

A police spokesman said: "We were contacted after a motorcyclist crashed early this morning.

"He was taken to hospital by ambulance. He is not believed to have been seriously injured."

The road remains closed at 8.15am. Drivers are advised to seek alternative routes.