Lancashire

Driver dies in collision in Kirkham

A 78-year-old man has died in a car crash in Lancashire, police have said.

A Honda Civic and a Kia Picanto were involved in a collision at about 09:40 BST on the A583 Blackpool Road near to the Ribby Hall roundabout in Kirkham.

The driver of the Kia, who has not been named but is a local man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Honda, a 75-year-old man, was taken to Royal Preston Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

The road was closed for six hours while police investigated.