A PRAM carrying a baby was hit by a car.

A father was pushing the pram across a pelican crossing in High Street, Rishton when the crash happened.

Witnesses said a Nissan Micra hit the pram and also hit another woman.

Paramedics and police were called to the scene around 9.15am.

A police spokesman said: "The vehicle had hit a traffic light first and then was involved in a collision with a woman and a pram."

The 18-year-old female driver has been reported for summons for driving without due care, police said.

A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We sent two ambulance crews to an incident on High Street in Rishton.

"It was a rapid response. One of the ambulance has gone to Royal Preston Hospital."

Police said the no one involved was thought to be seriously injured.