Elderly woman suffers minor injuries after fall 'caused by wind'

An ambulance was called
An ambulance was called
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An elderly woman suffered minor head injuries after falling due to strong winds in Blackpool.

Ambulance services were called to Bank Hey Street at 1.50pm today.

A spokesman said: "It was reported that the wind had caused the fall.

"She was bleeding, but not seriously, from her head."

The woman was taken by ambulance to a local walk-in centre.