A woman had to be freed from a van after crashing close to a motorway sliproad.

Emergency services were called on Sunday evening, to a crash involving a car and a van, just off Vivary Way in Colne.

Two fire engines from Colne and Nelson, along with an ambulance, were called to the incident, and firefighters had to help free the woman from the vehicle.

A spokesperson for the police said: "We were called to reports of a crash involving a van and a car on the roundabout near the M65.

"One vehicle had ended up in a bush after colliding with the other."

The woman was treated at the roadside by paramedics, but was not taken to hospital .