Firefighters rescue pair after crash

The accident happened on the A59
The accident happened on the A59

A man and a woman were left trapped inside their cars following a collision on the A59.

Two fire engines and crews, from Clitheroe and Hyndburn, responded to the incident near Pendleton at 12-45pm today.

Firefighters used hydraulic equipment to cut the roof off one of the vehicles to rescue the casualty.

Both people were taken to hospital.