A Blackpool man has been left in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a taxi in the early hours of the morning.
The man was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital with serious head injuries after being hit by the Vauxhall Zafira taxi on Garstang Road East, in Poulton.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened at around 2.45am.
The man was later transferred to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment.
The road was closed for around three hours while police carried out investigations.
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting log reference LC-20131222-0242.