Four injured following car crash on Amounderness Way

Four people have been injured following a car crash on Amounderness Way

Monday, 23rd September 2019, 10:43 am
The North West Ambulance Service attended the incident

The incident involved two vehicles and happened on the busy Thornton road at 1am yesterday.

A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service said four people were treated for minor injuries, including arm and leg injuries, and two were taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

They added: "An ambulance and rapid response vehicle were called to the incident. We transported two of the casualties to Blackpool Victoria Hospital, however the other two declined to go to the hospital."

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Fire crews from Bispham and Fleetwood were also called to the scene after one of the vehicles caught fire.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said: "When firefighters arrived they found that all occupants were out of the vehicles involved however there was one vehicle involved in fire.

"Crews extinguished the fire using a hose reel. Also in use was some lighting equipment and small tools as firefighters worked to make the scene safe."

The crews were at the scene for around an hour.