UPDATED: Underpass taped off by police after woman is found lying on the ground

A woman was found lying on the ground in the underpass close to Blackpool North train station, police said.

Monday, 16th October 2017, 1:20 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 1:11 pm
Police and crime scene investigators at the underpass close to Blackpool North train station

Officers were called to the subway, off Talbot Road, at around 3.15am today by passers-by, and are now looking into reports she may have been assaulted, he said.

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The woman, in her 30s, was not believed to have been seriously hurt.

"We are at the early stages of our investigation and enquiries are on-going," the spokesman added.