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Man pulled from sea in Blackpool

Lytham Coastguard was called after a man got into difficulty in the sea at Blackpool.

Lytham Coastguard was called after a man got into difficulty in the sea at Blackpool.

A man had to be taken to hospital after being pulled from the sea when he got into difficulty.

The 25-year-old was treated for secondary drowning, after swallowing a large amount of water, and taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

Lytham Coastguard was called out to the incident, near St Chads Hotel, South Shore, by Blackpool Beach Patrol at 1.30pm on Monday.

The man had been pulled out of the water by relatives by the time rescue teams arrived.

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