Man in hospital after cliff fall horror

Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Blackpool Victoria Hospital
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A man was taken to hospital with serious head injuries after he fell 15ft down a cliff.

A team from the Coastguard, fire service and ambulance service were all needed to rescue the man from a ledge opposite Gynn Square at 10.40pm last night.

Rescuers used climbing equipment to reach the man, who is believed to be in his 50s.

He was placed on a long board and taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital an hour after he fell.

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