Scaffolder seriously injured after fall from roof in Morecambe


November 25, 2019

A scaffolder has been airlifted to hospital with serious leg and back injuries after he fell off a roof in Morecambe town centre.

The incident happened on Victoria Street in Morecambe on Monday morning.

An air ambulance and two ambulances rushed to the scene after an emergency call at 8.31am.

A police spokesman said they were called to a report that a man had fallen from some scaffolding.

The road near the junction of Victoria Street and Market Street was closed off.

Police said they would provide a further update once the closure was lifted.