60-year-old woman injured in crash on Bocholt Way

Bocholt Way in Rawtenstall was closed in both directions due to a car crash.

Friday, 14th February 2020, 1:15 pm
Updated Friday, 14th February 2020, 2:10 pm

Emergency services were called to a crash on Bocholt Way in Rawtenstall.

The road was blocked in both directions due to the incident.

A spokesperson for Rawtenstall Police said: "Bocholt Way in Rawtenstall is currently blocked in both directions due to a road traffic collision, please avoid the area whilst we deal with this incident, further updates to follow."

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Police, North West Ambulance Service and Lancashire Fire and rescue attended the scene.

A spokesperson for North West Ambulance service said: "We were called at 11.58am to an RTC on Bocholt Way.

"We've taken one patient to hospital.

"They are a female in their early 60s with a back injury."

Traffic is building as a result of the crash (Credit: AA)

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have been approached for comment.

Bocholt Way has been closed in both directions. (Credit: Lancashire Police)