Motorists warned of delays after two-car smash

Motorists are being warned to avoid the Portfield Bar area of Whalley.
Motorists are being warned to avoid the Portfield Bar area of Whalley.

All three emergency services are dealing with the aftermath of a serious accident in the Ribble Valley.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the Portfield Bar area of Whalley following a smash at the Accrington Road and Burnley Road junction.

The accident happened earlier this morning and involved two cars.

Police, paramedics and firefighters were called to the scene at 9-50am and are still dealing with the aftermath.

There are no details yet about the vehicles involved or if anyone was injured in the crash.