Fallen lamp post causes road closure

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A lamp post has been blown over in strong winds closing Clitheroe Road in Sabden.

Police said the incident happened just after 4-20pm this afternoon and the old concrete lamp post landed on a car. It is not clear at this stage if the vehicle was occupied at the time.

A road closure has been put in place by police along Clitheroe Road between Sabden and the A59 and the council has been called out to assist with the removal of the lamp post.