Woman hospitalised after crash in Blackburn

A woman was taken to hospital following a collision in Blackburn today (July 5).

Monday, 5th July 2021, 2:42 pm

Emergency services were called to reports of a two-vehicle crash at the junction of Bolton Road and Hollin Bridge Street shortly after 11am.

An ambulance, advanced paramedic and a rapid response vehicle were called to the scene.

Firefighters used Holmatro equipment to free one casualty from their vehicle.

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Emergency services were called to reports of a crash at the junction of Bolton Road and Hollin Bridge Street.

A woman in her 20s was taken to hospital for treatment, but police said her injuries are "not thought to be serious".

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The incident caused congestion on Bolton Road, Hollin Bridge Street and surrounding areas.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area following the crash.

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