Blackburn won the local bragging rights with a comfortable 3-2 victory against Lancashire rivals Burnley at Ewood Park.
The visitors drew first blood in the fifth minute thanks to a thumping 25-yard drive from Robbie Blake.
Blackburn regrouped and sealed the points through goals from David Dunn, Franco di Santo and Pascal Chimbonda before substitute Chris Eagles got a second for Burnley.
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