A casualty was cut from their car after a late-night crash.

Two cars, a silver Volkswagen Passat and a blue Peugeot 208, collided on Paradise Street in Accrington at around 11pm on Monday, June 18.

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Two people were taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital for treatment.

North West Ambulance Service could not confirm the seriousness of the injuries.

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Two fire engines from Hyndburn were sent to the scene, where crews used holmatro cutting equipment to remove a casualty from a car.

They were on the scene for around 40 minutes.

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Lancashire Police confirmed the road was closed for some time while firefighters set up lighting.