Man in ‘serious’ condition after being hit by taxi

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A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a taxi during stormy weather in Blackpool.

The man is believed to have been blown into the path of the vehicle at 9.15pm on Saturday by the strong wind.

Firefighters were called out to the incident, on New Bonny Street, to help free the man who had become trapped under the vehicle.

He was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital by ambulance and his injuries were described as ‘severe’.