Blackpool crash near Home Bargains sees woman rushed to hospital with serious injuries

A woman has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a car near to Home Bargains in Blackpool.

Emergency services were called to Talbot Road just after midday (December 30).

Lancashire Police said a pedestrian, a woman in her 50s, was involved in the collision.

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The 999 call came in at 12.05pm and she has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

No arrests have been reported.

Blackpool Police closed the road in both directions and Blackpool Transport has diverted its bus services.

A police spokesman said: “Please be aware that Talbot Road, Blackpool is closed in both directions due to a road traffic collision.

“Please avoid the area where possible. Thank you for your patience.”

Anyone with information or dashcam footage of the incident should contact police on 101 quoting log number 503 of December 30.

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