TWO people has been taken to hospital after being involved in a two-car crash in Blackburn.

Police said they were called to Billinge End Road just before 5pm after a Porsche Panamera collided with a BMW Saloon car outside The Clog and Billycock pub.

Paramedics said a man in his 40s has been taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital with injuries. 

A passenger in one of the cars was also taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital and the police said her injuries were not thought to be serious.

The road was shut but it has now been reopened.