Lancashire

Pedestrian 'critical' after crash in Burnley

A pedestrian is in a critical condition in hospital after he was hit by a car in Lancashire, police said.

A 26-year-old man from Burnley was struck by a Ford Fiesta on Trafalgar Street at 22:40 BST on Saturday.

He is being treated for leg injuries, a broken arm and swelling to the brain.

A woman from Accrington, aged 44, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of drink-driving and causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

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