Two people hurt in road smash

The scene of the crash at the junction of Portland Drive and Westgate on Monday night.
The scene of the crash at the junction of Portland Drive and Westgate on Monday night.

Two people were taken to hospital after a car smash outside Morecambe Fire Station.

Emergency services were called to the junction of Portland Drive and Westgate at 9pm last night, Monday, after reports a car and motorbike had crashed. The motorcyclist riding a Hyosung GT125 was injured and taken to the Royal Preston Hospital for treatment. The driver of the car was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary with chest injuries.

Police said the road was blocked and closed whilst the casualties were treated. The bike and car were recovered at 10.50pm. The road was eventually reopened to traffic just after 11pm.