A 50-year-old man was taken to hospital after a three car collision in Blackburn.

Paramedics were called to Preston Old Road near Witton Park after the cars crashed at around 10.50am.

Police said a black Toyota Avensis, a grey Vauxhall Astra and a silver Peugeot had collided together.

A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We were called to the incident and we took a 50-year-old man to Royal Blackburn Hospital.

"He did not sustain any serious trauma and was looked at by paramedics."

A police spokesman said a woman, the driver of one of the other cars, was treated for shock.