Man injured after car and bike crash in Blackpool

A man has been injured following a car and bike crash in Blackpool

The incident on Newton Drive happened shortly after 12pm and the road remains closed currently.

A man has been injured following a car and bike crash in Blackpool

A man has been injured following a car and bike crash in Blackpool

The man is being treated for facial injuries and is being taken to hospital. It is unclear if the man was riding the motorbike.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "We were called to the scene at 12.15pm to reports of a collision between a car and motorcycle.

"We are still at the scene currently and the road is still closed from the hospital roundabout to Tarnbrook Drive."

A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We arrived at the scene at 12.08pm and a rapid response vehicle is still present.

"One patient, a man, is being treated for facial injuries and is being taken to hospital."