THREE people were taken to hospital after their car ploughed into a ditch at the side of North Houses Lane, St Annes.
Fire crews used cutting equipment to free one of the casualties who was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital.
A second person in the car suffered a possible fractured spine and was also taken to hospital.
The accident happened at 1.15am on Sunday morning when a red Toyota Corolla came off the road near to the radar station on the Moss.
The road was closed until 6am while the vehicle was cleared from the scene.