A 19-year-old motorcyclist who sustained serious head injuries in a crash on Whitegate Drive this morning remains in hospital in a stable condition.
Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following the incident, which happened at 10.10am this morning, June 10.
A Renault Captur and a Honda CBF 125CC motorcycle crashed close to the health centre.
The motorcyclist, a 19-year-old man, was taken to hospital with a serious head injury, where he is described as being in a stable condition.
The driver of the Renault was uninjured.
The road remained closed for approximately four hours to facilitate collision investigation work at the scene.
Sgt Steve Hardman, of Lancashire police’s serious collision investigation unit, said: “This collision has left a man in a serious condition in hospital and my thoughts are with him and his loved ones at this difficult time.
Anyone with information or footage is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101, quoting log 0377 of June 10, 2021