Driver cut out of car after Clitheroe smash

Accident in Whalley Road, Clitheroe, April 10th 2012
Accident in Whalley Road, Clitheroe, April 10th 2012

Fire and rescue teams cut an injured motorist from his car after a collision blocked Whalley Road, Clitheroe, this afternoon.

They removed the roof from the damaged Honda Accord to release the driver and fasten him to a backboard, as he had suffered a neck injury.

The other vehicle, a Kia Soul, was slightly damaged.

The accident blocked the road, which is a bus route, and police diverted traffic.