Man hurt in chainsaw accident

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A tree surgeon was airlifted to the Royal Preston Hospital when he accidentally cut his arm with a chainsaw.

The man was working at Fairhaven Golf Club, Lytham St Annes, at around 10.30am on Monday when he slipped.

A spokesman for the North West Air Ambulance said: "He sustained lacerations to his left arm from the out-of-control chainsaw."

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