Police have confirmed that a man has been airlifted to hospital with head injuries after being knocked down in Colne.
The road traffic collision happened just off Juntion 14, at Colne, near to Pendle Leisure Centre’s Urban Altitude, at around 12-20pm, today.
The man (26), was said to be “conscious and breathing” after being struck by the yellow Mini. He was taken to Royal Preston Hospital.
Drivers were told to expect delays on the M65 following the incident. Traffic is now moving slowly.