Boy severely injured after falling 25ft through roof

A 15-year-old boy has suffered severe injuries after falling through a roof at Heysham Business Park in Middleton Road on Sunday night.

Monday, 16th May 2016, 7:17 am
Updated Monday, 16th May 2016, 10:41 am

Firefighters arrived on the scene around 8.15pm after being alerted by site security, and had to use a saw to gain access to the locked unit.

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A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service said: “The boy had quite severe, but not life-threatening trauma injuries after falling around 25 feet.

“We gave him first aid while paramedics arrived.”