Emergency services were tonight at the scene of a road traffic collision which closed a busy main road into Blackpool both ways.
The alert over the incident on the A583 at Marton was raised at around 5:35pm.
The road near the windmill on Preston New Road was shut in both directions between Mythop Road and Clifton Road.
Lancs Road Police tweeted: “Please avoid Preston New Road near to the windmill, Blackpool.
“Road closed in both directions after a serious collision. Thanks for your patience.”
It is believed that one car was involved.
No further details have been released.