Three cars have been involved in a crash on the A59 near Gisburn this afternoon.
The emergency services, including the Air Ambulance, were called to the scene close to the Burnley Road junction shortly after 1-30 pm.
Both carriageways on the A59 have been closed due to the accident and the police are warning drivers to avoid the area.
It is believed a black Mercedes and a VW Polo were involved in the accident.
The male driver of the Mercedes was airlifted to the Royal Preston Hospital, but the extent of his injuries are not yet known.