Child suffers '˜leg injuries' in Prom collision

A child has been injured in a collision involving a car on Blackpool Promenade.

Monday, 15th August 2016, 2:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:52 pm
The incident happened on Blackpool Promenade Image: Google

The incident happened at around 12.20pm close to the Stretton Hotel in North Shore.

Lancashire Police said the girl had been in collision with a Mitsubishi car.

An ambulance has been called to the scene.

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Police said the girl had suffered suspected leg injuries in the accident.

She has now been taken to hospital.

Traffic and bus services are being diverted away from the Promenade while emergency services attend the scene.