Four pulled from vehicle following crash on rural road

Four pulled from vehicle following crash on rural road <i>(Image: Real Rishton First)</i>
Four pulled from vehicle following crash on rural road (Image: Real Rishton First)

Four people were pulled from an overturned vehicle near Blackburn after a late night crash.

The incident happened in Wilpshire Road, near Rishton and Great Harwood, last night (Tuesday November 22).

Witnesses said four people were pulled from the car and two of the occupants then made off from the scene.

Emergency services were called after the white SUV - which appeared to be a Volkswagen - had smashed into the side of the road causing extensive damage to the front of the vehicle.

The road was closed as the wreckage was cleared up.

Lancashire Telegraph:
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Police said only minor injuries were reported.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said two crews from Hyndburn and Great Harwood attended at 8.36pm, made the scene safe and assisted the police.