A man suffered a cut and bruises and two other drivers were left in shock after a three car collision in Kelbrook.
The accident occurred at approximately 5-20pm outside the petrol station in Colne Road, blocking the road completely for a time and causing traffic tailbacks in all directions.
Police said injuries sustained in the collision were minor and the man had been treated at the scene.
The collision involved a black Hyundai i10, a black Citroen C4 and a red Vauxhall Astra.
Police said sand was put down on the road after an oil spillage from one of the vehicles and Colne Road was clear again by 6-30pm.