Teenager (14) recovering after Trick or Treat night Clitheroe collision

A teenage boy was in collision with a car on Moor Lane in Clitheroe last night.
A teenage boy was in collision with a car on Moor Lane in Clitheroe last night.

A 14-year-old boy is recovering after being in collision with a car on Moor Lane in Clitheroe last night.

The teenager was treated by paramedics for possible leg and ankle injuries after the incident which happened at 6-35 pm after he was in collision with a red Peugeot 107 car.

Clitheroe town centre was particularly busy at this time due to a Trick or Treat event that was being staged by local traders.

Crowds of families and children were milling around the town centre enjoying the event when the incident happened.

However, it is not believed that the teenager involved in the collision was taking part in the Trick or Treat event.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the police by dialling 101.