When news happens, text LT and your photos and videos to 80360. Or contact us by email or phone.
Man injured in 'drive-by knife slashing' incident
A MAN was wounded in the face in a town centre ‘drive-by knife slashing’ early yesterday morning.
The 26-year-old victim had been involved in an altercation with a group of young men outside Guys as Dolls nightclub in Calder Street, Burnley.
The men then got into a nearby car and drove along the road.
As they passed the man, one of the occupants leaned out of the car and slashed the victim’s face with a knife.
Police said the car then drove off at high speed.
Officers discovered the victim, an Asian man, shortly after with a wound to his cheek.
FULL STORY IN TODAY'S LANCASHIRE TELEGRAPH