Rush hour traffic was disrupted after two vehicles collided in an accident in Poulton.
The incident happened at just after 5.30pm on Thursday at Highcross Road, close to the junction with Hardhorn Road.
A BMW and a Landrover vehicle are believed to have been involved. Police and ambulance crews were called to the scene.
There were no serious injuries as a result of the incident.
But the road was closed for a short time while the accident was cleared, sparking tailbacks.