Fire crews rescue man trapped in vehicle after road accident

Fire crews had to cut a man free from the vehicle he was trapped in after a road accident in Barrowford.
Fire crews had to cut a man free from the vehicle he was trapped in after a road accident in Barrowford.

Firefighters had to cut a man free from a car after a road accident in Barrowford this morning.

The accident happened in Gisburn Road when two cars collided at around 11-30am.

Two fire engines and crews from Nelson and Colne responded and firefighters used hydraulic equipment to rescue the casualty who was taken to hospital by ambulance.